Nobel Prize in Medicine for David Julius and Ardem Patapoutian for “the receptors of temperature and touch”

Nobel Prize in Medicine for David Julius and Ardem Patapoutian

The judge from the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm on Monday awarded the Nobel Prize in Medicine to researchers David Julius and Ardem Patapoutian for “their discovery of receptors for temperature and touch.” The findings of the two winners “have allowed us to understand how heat, cold and pressure can generate nerve impulses that allow us … Read more

David Julius and Ardem Patapoutian, Nobel Laureate in Medicine, open the way to new therapeutic alternatives for the approach at the end of life

David Julius and Ardem Patapoutian Nobel Laureate in Medicine open

The discovery that these two molecular biologists offer us opens the way to therapeutic alternatives for the approach to the end of life, its suffering and pain; providing tools for palliative care that help both the chronically or terminally ill in this important stage of their life. Last Monday, October 4, David Julius and Ardem … Read more

Hank Gilbert