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Jules Hoffmann: le biologiste d'origine luxembourgeoise à l'Académie française

Jules Hoffmann: le biologiste d'origine luxembourgeoise à l'Académie française | Luxembourg (Europe) | Scoop.it
Le 1er mars 2012, Jules Hoffmann, biologiste d'origine luxembourgeoise, était élu à l'Académie française. Jeudi lui revint l'honneur de prendre place dans le fauteuil laissé vacant par le décès de l'helléniste Jacqueline de Romilly.
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Peu avant le prix Nobel, il avait reçu la médaille d'or du CNRS, une des plus prestigieuses distinctions scientifiques françaises, et a été récompensé par plusieurs autres prix scientifiques pour la seule année 2011.

 

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wort.lu | Luxembourg | Luxembourg-born Jules Hoffmann wins Nobel Prize

wort.lu | Luxembourg | Luxembourg-born Jules Hoffmann wins Nobel Prize | Luxembourg (Europe) | Scoop.it

"Bruce Beutler and Jules Hoffmann discovered receptor proteins that can recognise such micro-organisms and activate innate immunity, the first step in the body's immune response"

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The 2011 Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine has gone to Luxembourg-born Jules Hoffmann,and Bruce Beutler and who share it with Ralph Steinman for having revolutionised our understanding of the immune system by discovering key principles for its activation.

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List of Nobel laureates by country - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

List of Nobel laureates by country - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia | Luxembourg (Europe) | Scoop.it

Nobel laureates by country: Luxembourg...

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Jules A. Hoffmann - Biographical

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Nobelprize.org, The Official Web Site of the Nobel Prize...

 

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