All nobel prize articles – Page 7

  • eu cuts
    News

    Scientists come together to fight EU budget cuts

    2012-11-28T00:00:00Z

    Open letters from heads of research organisations and 44 Nobel laureates make the case for the economic importance of science

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    Careers

    Nobel signals for new drugs

    2012-11-08T00:00:00Z

    Sarah Houlton talks to a company that’s capitalising on the chemistry of communication

  • GPCR structure
    Feature

    A signal honour

    2012-10-18T00:00:00Z

    The 2012 Nobel prize in chemistry was awarded to Robert Lefkowitz and Brian Kobilka for studies of G-protein-coupled receptors. Phillip Broadwith looks at the molecular machinery underpinning cell signalling 

  • DNA coils
    Feature

    The golden helix

    2012-10-10T00:00:00Z

    The discovery of the importance and structure DNA was more than just Crick and Watson’s eureka moment. Mike Sutton untangles the tale of life’s molecular mysteries 

  • GPCR
    News

    Chemistry Nobel awarded for protein receptors

    2012-10-10T00:00:00Z

    US scientists Robert Lefkowitz and Brian Kobilka take prestigious gong for pharmacologically important breakthroughs

  • News

    Chemistry nobel laureate William Knowles dies

    2012-06-21T00:00:00Z

    Renowned asymmetric synthesis chemist dies aged 95

  • News

    Nobel prize amount cut

    2012-06-11T00:00:00Z

    Prize amount cut by 20% to protect capital funds

  • Opinion

    It's all about presence

    2012-04-01T00:00:00Z

    I finished last month’s editorial with a question (more about your responses later)

  • News

    Sherry Rowland dies at 84

    2012-04-01T00:00:00Z

    Atmospheric chemist Frank Sherwood Rowland died on Saturday 10 March, aged 84

  • Electron microscope image of GroEL particle in vitreous ice
    Feature

    Colloids in the cold

    2006-01-26T14:24:00Z

    A form of microscopy is shaking up nanoscience research and forcing scientists to reconsider many established theories. Emma Davies investigates cryoTEM

  • Portrait of Alfred Nobel on the glass door of Swedish Academy and Nobel Museum in Stockholm
    Feature

    Three share prize for metathesis work

    2005-10-27T14:47:00Z

    The discoveries made by this year's Nobel laureates have had a great impact on new drug developments, polymeric materials and industrial syntheses. Karen Harries-Rees reports.

  • News

    Bouncing to a Nobel prize

    1996-11-01T00:00:00Z

    Sir Harold Kroto has scored a chemistry Nobel prize for Britain for his pivotal role in discovering ‘buckyballs’, Richard Stevenson reports.