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Lasker Foundation Winners

Albert Lasker Basic Medical Research Award >

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Richard H. Scheller
Thomas C. Südhof


For discoveries concerning the molecular machinery and regulatory mechanism that underlie the rapid release of neurotransmitters.

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2013 Basic Award Interview


Lasker~DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award >

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Ingeborg Hochmair
Blake S. Wilson


For the development of the modern cochlear implant — a device that bestows hearing to individuals with profound deafness.

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2013 Clinical Award Interview


Lasker~Bloomberg Public Service Award >

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Melinda Gates


For leading a historic transformation in the way we view the globe's most pressing health concerns and improving the lives of millions of the world's most vulnerable.

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2013 Public Service Award Interview



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