The Novozymes Prize 2017 was awarded to Emmanuelle Charpentier together with Virginijus Siksnys.
In connection with the Prize, Emmanuelle Charpentier will give a celebratory lecture at MIMS, on 27 March.
NOVOZYMES PRIZE institutional lecture
NOTE! The lecture starts at 14:30 not at 15:00 as announced earlier!
Bernt Eric Uhlin, Professor, Director of MIMS, UCMR
Dieter Müller, Professor, Deputy Vice-Chancellor of Research, Umeå University
Introduction to the Novo Nordisk Foundation
Niels-Hendrik von Holstein-Rathlou, Professor, CSO Novo Nordisk Foundation
Motivation for awarding the Novozymes Prize
Søren Molin, Professor, Chair, Novozymes Prize Committee
"The CRISPR-Cas9 game changer in genome engineering: lessons learned from bacteria"
Professor, Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology, Berlin, Germany
Visiting Professor and Group Leader at MIMS and Umeå Centre for Microbial Research (UCMR), Department of Molecular Biology, Umeå University After the lecture the Novo Nordisk Foundation will host a reception in front of Major Groove
Place: Major Groove, building 6 L, Biomedicine building, Department of Molecular Biology