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December 12, 2013

2014 Breakthrough Prizes Awarded in Fundamental Physics and Life Sciences for a Total of $21 Million

Dr. Robert Langer of MIT, currently funded by NIBIB and several other NIH Institutes, was one of six recipients of a 2014 Breakthrough Prize in Life Science from the Breakthrough Prizes in Life Sciences Foundation, a relatively new philanthropic organization that awards $3 million prizes to outstanding scientists in support of forward-thinking research and the pursuit of bold projects. Read the full press release at