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Asia’s Scientific Trailblazers: Susumu Tonegawa

The sole winner of the 1987 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, Professor Susumu Tonegawa helped discover the genetic basis for antibody diversity. Today, he is spearheading research in neuroscience, seeking the biological mechanisms of memory.

MIT Announces Innovation Node In Hong Kong

MIT is set to launch an innovation node in Hong Kong next summer to develop new enterprises in the region.

Six Scientists Honored With 2014 Shaw Prize

Six 2014 Shaw Prize winners have been recognized for their contributions to astronomy, life science & medicine and mathematics.