Nobel Prize: two women scientists share chemistry prize for the first time for work on ‘genetic scissors’

Kalpana Surendranath, University of Westminster Emmanuelle Charpentier, director at the Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology in Germany, and Jennifer Doudna, professor of biochemistry at the University of California, Berkeley, US, are the joint winners of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2020 for the development of a precise method of editing genomes. This is the … Continue reading Nobel Prize: two women scientists share chemistry prize for the first time for work on ‘genetic scissors’