publication . Article . 2014

International recognition for ageing research: John Scott Award-2014 to Leonard Hayflick and Paul Moorhead

Rattan, Suresh;
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  • Published: 01 Oct 2014 Journal: Biogerontology, volume 15, pages 415-415 (issn: 1389-5729, eissn: 1573-6768, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Springer Science and Business Media LLC
  • Country: Denmark
Abstract
It is with great pleasure and pride that we share the news of the award of the 2014 “City of Philadelphia John Scott Award”, to Dr. Leonard Hayflick and Dr. Paul Moorhead, for their research on ageing. <br/>The press release announcing the award states that: “from the first awarded in 1822, the Award is the oldest scientific award in the United States and, as a legacy to Benjamin Franklin, they are in the historic company of past winners who include Marie Curie, Thomas Edison, Jonas Salk, Irving Langmuir, Nicola Tesla, Guglielmo Marconi, R. Buckminister Fuller, Sir Alexander Fleming, Sir Howard Florey, Edwin Land, and the Wright Brothers…. The award includes a c...
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free text keywords: Ageing, Gerontology, Geriatrics and Gerontology, Endocrinology, medicine.medical_specialty, medicine, Classics, Biology, Hayflick limit, Internal medicine
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publication . Article . 2014

International recognition for ageing research: John Scott Award-2014 to Leonard Hayflick and Paul Moorhead

Rattan, Suresh;