"Are you serious?" Listen to Thomas Südhof's first reaction when he hears that he has been awarded the 2013 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. In this conversation he also talks about the importance of classical music for his scientific achievements, the role of collaboration, and why he thinks there are way too many rules in the education system.
Interview with 2013 Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine Thomas C. Südhof, 6 December 2013.
Thomas C. Südhof, 2013 Medicine Laureate, explains his Nobel Prize awarded work to young students. 6 December 2013.
The 2013 Nobel Laureates met at the Grünewald Hall in the Stockholm Concert Hall in Stockholm on 11 December 2013 for the traditional round-table discussion and TV program 'Nobel Minds'. The Nobel Laureates discussed the discoveries for which they've been honored, how these can be applied in a practical way, and the role of science in today's society. The discussion was hosted by Zeinab Badawi of the BBC.
Telephone interview with Thomas C. Südhof following the announcement of the 2013 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. The interviewer is Nobelprize.org's Adam Smith.
"for the discovery that proteins have intrinsic signals that govern their transport and localization in the cell"
"for their discovery of G-proteins and the role of these proteins in signal transduction in cells"
"for their discoveries concerning the ionic mechanisms involved in excitation and inhibition in the peripheral and central portions of the nerve cell membrane"