American, Israeli biochemists win Spanish Asturias prize for their work on pain

By June 2, 2010Uncategorized

MADRID (AP) — Two American biochemists and another from Israel were awarded one of Spain’s Prince of Asturias awards Wednesday for their research into the workings of pain.

The Prince of Asturias Foundation said Americans David Julius and Linda Watkins and Israel’s Baruch Minke were granted the 2010 award for technical and scientific research.

The foundation said the three were individually recognized by the scientific community as world leaders in sensorial neurobiology.

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