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March 24, 2015

NIBIB Grantee Robert Langer Wins Kyoto Prize

NIBIB grantee Robert Langer wins the Kyoto Prize for his role as one of the founders of the field of tissue engineering and his development of innovative and unique drug delivery technologies for the controlled release of medicines to directly target tumors and disease sites. The Kyoto Prize is Japan’s highest international award for honoring the people who have made significant contributions to the scientific, cultural, and spiritual betterment of mankind. Read more at xconomy.com