Interview with Koichi Tanaka by Joanna Rose, science writer, 12 December 2002.
Mr. Tanaka talks about how the Nobel Prize has changed his life; his present work (1:52); his discovery (4:11); advantages of working in a company (7:56); and how he has learnt to cope with all the attention (11:44).
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