Lorenz P. Studer, MD is the director of the Center for Stem Cell Biology at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. Studer has made breakthroughs for neurodegenerative diseases, and his research led to the development of a cell-based therapy for Parkinson’s disease.
The Ogawa-Yamanaka Stem Cell Prize celebrates scientists whose original translational research has advanced cellular reprogramming technology for regenerative medicine.
Lennart Mucke is recognized for his pioneering discoveries in research on Alzheimer’s disease and related disordersAwards News Release Neurological Disease Mucke Lab
Katie Pollard is recognized by the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering for her pioneering creation and use of statistical research toolsAwards Data Science and Biotechnology Pollard Lab