Navigation Links
Aussie Nobel Prize Winners Receive Their Awards

Professor Barry Marshall and Doctor Robin Warren, the Australian Nobel Prize winners for medicine received their awards from the King of Sweden in a glitzy ceremony at Stockholm yesterday. //

The Nobel Committe was unequivocal in praising the team for their belief in their concept. Professor Marshall and Dr Warren were of the opinion that stomach ulcers are caused by bacteria and not by stress or lifestyle changes as previously believed. To prove this point Professor Marshall drank a very potent brew containing the helicobacter pylori bacterium. Subsequently, he became very ill, but proved this point that ulcers are caused by bacteria. Professor Marshall became very famous for offering himself as a guinea pig. However, their discovery means that ulcers can now be easily treated by administering the appropriate antibiotics. "It will teach us a lot for the stomach environment and I think that'll help new drugs and new vaccine developments in the future, so that's our hope," Professor Marshall said, adding that he hoped their effort would open the door for many other breakthroughs in the medical field.

Dr Warren was pleased that their efforts had been recognized on an international basis and said, "The best thing that could come out would be that it would encourage younger people to do the same sort of thing. That would be the best thing, I think, something for the future." Professor Marshall and Dr Warren are now working on a vaccine for the ulcer-causing bacteria.
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Nobel For Ulcer-Defying Aussie Scientists
2. Aussie teens applauded for declining sun tan
3. Aussie Rules, High on Football Injuries
4. Aussie Scientists Claim Genetic Breakthrough In Dietary Fibre
5. Aussie Model Macpherson Hated Tall Figure
6. Aussie Doctors Claim Breakthrough in Breast Cancer Treatment
7. Medical Text Takes on an Aussie Style
8. Obese Aussies Get Big Ambulances
9. Nobel Prize for Medicine shared by Three scientists
10. Stem cell research- now Nobel Laureates join the debate
11. Nobel laureates in chemistry
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:5/27/2016)... , ... May 27, 2016 , ... ... scholarships to students studying complementary medicine. Allison Outerbridge is this year’s Life ... award on May 18 at the university’s Student Leadership Awards ceremony. , Outerbridge ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... May 26, 2016 , ... There are ... Hot Dog and Sausage Council (NHDSC) suggests that Americans prefer their dogs straight off ... 63 percent say grilling is their favorite way to cook a hot dog, far ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... ... May 26, 2016 , ... Intalere, the healthcare industry ... for its inaugural Member Conference at the Paris Hotel in Las Vegas, Nev., ... health of America’s healthcare providers. , The conference was highlighted by the announcement ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... ... 26, 2016 , ... On Memorial Day, Hope For Heroes and ... military battle for the country. The nonprofit Hope For Heroes partnered with the ... empower independence for disabled military veterans, as well as police, firemen, and EMS professionals ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... ... 26, 2016 , ... There are nearly 14.5 million people living with and ... On Sunday, June 5, 2016, communities around the world will gather to recognize these ... National Cancer Survivors Day® is an annual worldwide Celebration of Life that is held ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/25/2016)... , May 25, 2016 MedDay, a ... announces that an oral presentation entitled "High doses of biotin ... trial" will be given by Professor Ayman Tourbah , ... Congress of the European Academy of Neurology (EAN) in ... related disorders 3" will take place on Sunday, 29 May ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... , May 25, 2016 ... H1 2016"market research report that provides an overview ... comparative analysis at various stages, therapeutics assessment by ... administration (RoA) and molecule type, along with latest ... also reviews key players involved in the therapeutic ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... Cirujanos holandeses han puesto en marcha una ... compartir sus mejores prácticas por el mundo y tratar ... Europa, África, Asia y Estados ... combina la transmisión en vivo con mensajería instantánea y ... "Imagine un médico de Medicines sans Frontieres ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: