1970 Lasker Awards

Earl W. Sutherland

For the discovery of cyclic AMP and elucidation of this key chemical mechanism that regulates hormonal action. Read about the achievement

Robert A. Good

For pioneering contributions to the pathogenesis and treatment of severe immunodeficiency diseases, including the first successful allogeneic bone marrow transplants. Read about the achievement


1970 Lasker Medical Research Awards Jury

First Row, left to right: George James, Mount Sinai School of Medicine ● Mathilde Krim, Sloan-Kettering Institute ● Michael DeBakey, Chair of the Jury, Baylor University College of Medicine ● Theodore Cooper, National Institutes of Health ● Houston Merritt, Columbia University ● C.H. Li, University of California

Second Row, left to right: Raymond Trussell, Beth Israel Hospital ● E.M. Papper, Columbia University ● Alan Miller, Department of Mental Hygiene, State of New York ● Stanley Yolles, National Institutes of Health ● Dorland Davis, National Institutes of Health ● Frederick Stone, National Institute of General Medical Sciences ● E. Hugh Luckey, New York Hospital - Cornell Medical Center ● Howard Rusk, Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine ● Martin Cherkasky, Montefiore Hospital

Not pictured: H. Stanley Bennet, University of North Carolina ● Roger Egeberg, Assistant Secretary for Health and Scientific Affairs ● Sidney Farber, Harvard Medical School at the Children's Hospital ● Robert Marston, National Institutes of Health ● Hans Neurath, University of Washington ● Severo Ochoa, New York University School of Medicine ● George Palade, The Rockefeller University ● Irving Wright, Cornell University Medical College