Structural Biology and Nobel Prizes
Nobel Prizes highlighting achievements in physics, chemistry, physiology or medicine, literature and for peace are being announced this week.
Since its inception, many awards have recognized achievements made in molecular biology, structural biology, and related research.
Browse PDB-101 to explore articles and resources that highlight many of the PDB structures and related experimental techniques associated with Nobel Prizes, including a timeline of awards made in Chemistry, Physiology or Medicine, and Physics and corresponding Molecule of the Month articles.
The 2020 Nobel Prize in Chemistry was awarded jointly to Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer A. Doudna for the development of a method for genome editing. PDB structures help illustrate this process. Visit PDB-101 to learn more about Cascade and CRISPR at Molecule of the Month.