Nobel Medicine Prize won by doctors for work on cells' response to oxygen
Monday, 7 October 2019 Two Americans and a Briton won the 2019 Nobel Medicine Prize on Monday for discovering a molecular switch that regulates how cells adapt to fluctuating oxygen levels, opening up new approaches to treating heart failure, anaemia and cancer.
William Kaelin, a professor at the U.S. Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School who won the 2019 Nobel Medicine Prize on Monday, accepted the prize partly on behalf of his late wife, Carolyn, who was a pioneering breast surgeon. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
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