John B. Gurdon

Developmental biologist John B. Gurdon Full Name: John B. Gurdon


Profession: Developmental biologist
Why Famous: 2012 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine - Induced pluripotent stem cell

Born: October 2, 1933 (85 years old)
Birthplace: Dippenhall, Hampshire, England

Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra

Historical Events in the Life of John B. Gurdon

  • 2012-10-08 John B. Gurdon and Shinya Yamanaka win the 2012 Nobel Prize for Medicine for their work on reprogramming end stage cells to become pluripotent

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