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2018

April 18, 2018 2018 Japan Prize Laureates Honored at Awards Ceremony
January 30, 2018 2018 Japan Prize Laureates Announced

2017

February 2, 2017 2017 Japan Prize Laureates Announced

2016

April 20, 2016 2016 (32nd) Japan Prize Presentation Ceremony
January 26, 2016 2016 Japan Prize Laureates Announced

2015

November 10, 2015 Nomination Process for 2017 Japan Prize Begins
January 29, 2015 2015 Japan Prize Laureates Announced

2014

January 29, 2014 2014 Japan Prize Laureates Announced

2013

December 13, 2013 Nomination Process for 2015 Japan Prize Begins
The 31st annual prize will honor achievements in “Resources, Energy and Social Infrastructure” and “Medical Science and Medicinal Science
January 30, 2013 2013 Japan Prize Laureates Announced

2012

January 25, 2012 Press conference, announcing the 2012 (28th) Japan Prize
January 25, 2012 2012 Japan Prize Awarded to Trailblazers in Leukemia Research and Inventor of Highest-Performance Magnet

2011

November 22, 2011 Japan Prize Invites Nominations for 2013
June 16, 2011 The 2011 (27th) Japan Prize Presentation
March 17, 2011 Japan Prize Foundation to Call off 2011 Japan Prize Week Events After Massive Earthquake in Japan
January 25, 2011 2011 Japan Prize Awarded to UNIX Pioneers and Interleukin-6 Discoverers

2010

January 15 2010 Japan Prizes Honor Pioneer of Perpendicular Recording
And Leader in Biogeochemistry

2009

November 24 Japan Prize Invites Nominations for 2011
January 15 2009 Japan Prize Goes to Two US Scientists

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Japan Prize News No.59

2018 Japan Prize Laureates Announced
This year’s Japan Prize will be awarded to Dr. Akira Yoshino for his significant contributions to the development of lithium ion batteries,
and jointly to Dr. Max D. Cooper and Dr. Jacques Miller for the establishment of the basic concepts underlying modern immunology
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