Nobel 2013

Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

James Rothman, Randy Schekman and Thomas Sudhof made discoveries into the machinery that regulates transport between our cells. Arguably the highest honour in the world, the Nobel Prize is an acknowledgement of defining contributions to humanity. As the announcements trickle in, Vasudevan Mukunth presents a synopsis of the discovery that commanded the prize and an introduction to the men and women who, to put it simply, changed the world. Voice: Anand Venkateswaran



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