Nobel Prize Talks: Randy W. Schekman
Passion is essential to Randy W. Schekman, 2013 Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine. Here he lays out his thoughts on why scientific publications should be available to everyone for free, an open access view that has recently caused quite a stir. He also explains why he always tries to avoid competition!
Interview, December 2013
Interview with 2013 Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine Randy W. Schekman, 6 December 2013.
Randy Schekman’s work in simple terms.
Randy Schekman on what brought him to science.
Randy Schekman on being awarded the Nobel Prize.
Randy Schekman on role models and influences.
Randy Schekman on the eureka moment.
Randy Schekman on funding of public higher education in the USA.Copyright © Nobel Media AB 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.
Randy W. Schekman, 2013 Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine, is interviewed by Jessika Gedin during the Nobel Banquet on 10 December 2013. In this short interview, Randy W. Schekman talks about the Nobel Prize, his encouraging high school teacher, how he was able to buy his first microscope and his first experiment.
Their work and discoveries range from how cells adapt to changes in levels of oxygen to our ability to fight global poverty.
See them all presented here.