Louis-Jeantet Prize for Medicine

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The Louis-Jeantet Prize for Medicine is awarded annually (starting in 1986) by the Louis-Jeantet Foundation to biomedical researchers in Europe; the awards are made each April.[1] The aim of the prize is both to honor its recipients and to finance their research.

The particular research domains in which prizes have been awarded are physiology, biophysics, structural biology, biochemistry, cellular and molecular biology, developmental biology and genetics; prize-winners have worked in immunology, virology, bacteriology, neurobiology, clinical epidemiology and structural biochemistry.

The Prize is endowed with CHF 1.4 million. The sum available to each prize-winner amounts to CHF700’000, of which CHF600’000 are to be used for financing ongoing research and CHF100’000 are given to the researcher personally.


List of winners:[2]

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  1. ^ "Louis-Jeantet official website". Louis-Jeante Foundation. Retrieved 14 October 2009. 
  2. ^ "The winners of the Louis-Jeantet Prize for medicine". Louis-Jeante Foundation. Retrieved 2014-07-30. 

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