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Nobel in Physiology or Medicine to Yoshinori Ohsumi for Autophagy Discoveries

October 3rd, 2016

Episode 568 of 579 episodes

Japan's Yoshinori Ohsumi wins the 2016 prize for discoveries related to autophagy, the process in cells whereby they destroy themselves and send the parts out for recycling.