The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2021
Born: 1967, Beirut, Lebanon
Affiliation at the time of the award: Scripps Research, La Jolla, CA, USA, Howard Hughes Medical Institute,
Prize motivation: “for their discoveries of receptors for temperature and touch”
Prize share: 1/2
Their work and discoveries range from the Earth’s climate and our sense of touch to efforts to safeguard freedom of expression.
See them all presented here.