it was thought that stress was the main cause of gastric ulcers but laureate barry marshall suspected they wer
It was thought that stress was the main cause of gastric ulcers. But laureate Barry Marshall suspected they were caused by a bacterium, Helicobacter pylori. When Marshall's theory was met with resistance he decided to experiment on himself, ultimately proving his theory correct.
when i draw a molecule in china or in argentina it is the same molecule people understand immediately without
"When I draw a molecule in China or in Argentina, it is the same molecule. People understand immediately without knowing Spanish or Chinese. That is beautiful. Our common goal is not about power or borders of the country, it is about bringing forward human knowledge." Ben Feringa
in 1996 medicine laureate james allison reported that blocking ctla 4 with an antibody unleashes an immune res
#OTD in 1996, Medicine Laureate James Allison reported that blocking CTLA-4 with an antibody unleashes an immune response against cancer. In his @sciencemagazine paper, he showed that 90% of the mice with tumours he was studying were treated successfully with his new treatment.
breaking news the norwegian nobel committee has decided to award the nobel peace prize for 2018 to denis mukwe
BREAKING NEWS: The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided to award the Nobel Peace Prize for 2018 to Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad for their efforts to end the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war and armed conflict.
breaking news the 2018 in physiology or medicine has been awarded jointly to james p allison and tasuku honjo
BREAKING NEWS The 2018 #NobelPrize in Physiology or Medicine has been awarded jointly to James P. Allison and Tasuku Honjo “for their discovery of cancer therapy by inhibition of negative immune regulation.”
breaking news the royal swedish academy of sciences has decided to award the in physics 2018 for groundbreakin
BREAKING NEWS The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has decided to award the #NobelPrize in Physics 2018 “for groundbreaking inventions in the field of laser physics” with one half to Arthur Ashkin and the other half jointly to Gérard Mourou and Donna Strickland.