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Winner of Shitsan Pai Award awarded the 2016 Nobel Prize

Updated: 2017-10-25

The winner of the fourth Shitsan Pai Award Yoshinori Ohsumi was awarded the 2016 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his discoveries in the autophagy mechanism. 

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Yoshinori Ohsumi is presented with Nobel medal and diploma.

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Zhang Hong, president of the membrane biology branch of the Biophysical Society of China (BSC), was 

invited to accompany Yoshinori Ohsumi at the prize giving ceremony.