Aaron Ciechanover

Attacking The Roots Of Cancer

Israeli Nobel winner, at 74, still researching why cells go awry.

10/16/2012
Staff Writer

Dr. Avram Hershko, a Hungarian-born Israeli biochemist, shared the 2004 Nobel Prize for Chemistry with his former graduate student, Aaron Ciechanover, and American researcher Irwin Rose.

Avram Hershko

Nobel Prize Came As 'Surprise' To Israeli Scientist

10/06/2011
Staff Writer

The Technion’s Dan Shechtman is the Susan Lucci of the science world. It took Lucci 19 nominations before she won a Daytime Emmy for outstanding actress in 1999, and it took Shechtman 24 nominations before he won Wednesday the Nobel Prize in Chemistry.

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