Laureates of the Japan Prize

2022 Japan Prize Laureates Announced

2022 Japan Prize Laureates Announced

"Materials and Production" field
Achievement:
For pioneering research contributing to the development of mRNA vaccines

PhotoProf. Katalin Karikó (Hungary, USA)
Senior Vice President, BioNTech SE
Adjunct Professor, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Professor, University of Szeged

PhotoProf. Drew Weissman (USA)
Professor of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Director Penn Institute for RNA Innovation

"Biological Production, Ecology/Environment" field
Achievement:
For outstanding contributions to estimation of global biospheric productivity and climate change science using advanced formulas based on observation

PhotoProf. Christopher Field (USA)
Professor for Interdisciplinary Environmental Studies, Director, Woods Institute for the Environment, Stanford University

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