M2 PRESSWIRE-August 19, 2019-: 2019 Max Perutz
Science Writing Award shortlist announced
Laboratories at the University of Vienna, Austria.
It results from a single mutation in which valine replaces a polar glutamic acid on the surface of the protein, resulting in the mutant hemoglobin HbS (Perutz
and Mitchinson, 1950; Hofrichter et at, 1973).
Laboratories, a joint venture of the University of Vienna and the Medical University of Vienna, has has now discovered the mechanism behind this delicate balance.
In September 1933, just a few months after Adolf Hitler came to power, the Austrian writer Leo Perutz
published Saint Peter's Snow, a remarkable novel about an outlandish pharmacological plot to send Germany back into the Middle Ages.
Na segunda metade dos anos setenta, sobre as ruinas da aventura teorica parisiense, comecou a reeditar-se, por exemplo, Jane Austen, Arthur Schnitzler; logo mais, Edith Wharton, Leo Perutz
, Mario Praz.
Laboratories, Vienna Biocenter, Austria) [32, 45].
Charles Darwin was awarded the medal in 1853 and the last Fellow of Peterhouse, Cambridge (of which Sir John was master from 1993-2002), to receive the prize was Max Perutz
in 1971 for his work on haemoglobin.
The stunning pioneering work carried out at the Medical Research Council's Laboratory of Molecular Biology in Cambridge, England, not only revealed the structural basis of DNA's amazing replicative properties--the famous Watson and Crick DNA structure (Watson & Crick, 1953), but also produced the first examples of the three-dimensional structures of protein molecules with truly legendary work by John Kendrew (1958) and Max Perutz
Economist Barbara Ward is also honoured alongside Second World War heroine Noorunissa Inayat Khan, Nobel Prize-winning scientist Max Perutz
, Desert Island Discs creator Roy Plomley, theatre legend Joan Littlewood and graphic designer Abram Games.