- 1 Who has been awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2020?
- 2 Who will win the Nobel Prize in Medicine 2020?
- 3 What did Georg von Bekesy win a Nobel Prize for?
- 4 Who won the Nobel Prize for medicine in India?
- 5 Who is the youngest Nobel Prize winner?
- 6 Who got Nobel Prize in 2020?
- 7 Where is the basilar membrane?
- 8 Where is the organ of Corti located?
- 9 Has an Indian ever won a Nobel Prize?
- 10 Who was the first Indian born citizen have won the Nobel prize for peace?
- 11 Who is the first Indian woman Nobel Prize winner?
Who has been awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2020?
The 2020 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine is awarded to Harvey J. Alter, Michael Houghton and Charles M. Rice for the discovery of Hepatitis C virus.
Who will win the Nobel Prize in Medicine 2020?
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was awarded jointly to Dr. Harvey J. Alter, Michael Houghton and Charles M. Rice on Monday for the discovery of the hepatitis C virus, a breakthrough the Nobel committee said had “made possible blood tests and new medicines that have saved millions of lives.”
What did Georg von Bekesy win a Nobel Prize for?
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1961 was awarded to Georg von Békésy “for his discoveries of the physical mechanism of stimulation within the cochlea.”
Who won the Nobel Prize for medicine in India?
Nobel Prize Winners from India
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Who is the youngest Nobel Prize winner?
The first group of awards were in the fields of Physics, Chemistry, Literature, and Peace, just like Nobel wished it to be in his will. One hundred and thirteen years from that day, Malala Yousafzai became the youngest person in history to win this highly prestigious accolade.
Who got Nobel Prize in 2020?
The Nobel Peace Prize 2020 was awarded to World Food Programme (WFP) “for its efforts to combat hunger, for its contribution to bettering conditions for peace in conflict-affected areas and for acting as a driving force in efforts to prevent the use of hunger as a weapon of war and conflict.”
Where is the basilar membrane?
the basilar membrane is found in the cochlea; it forms the base of the organ of Corti, which contains sensory receptors for hearing. Movement of the basilar membrane in response to sound waves causes the depolarization of hair cells in the organ of Corti.
Where is the organ of Corti located?
The Organ of Corti is an organ of the inner ear located within the cochlea which contributes to audition. The Organ of Corti includes three rows of outer hair cells and one row of inner hair cells.
Has an Indian ever won a Nobel Prize?
Rabindranath Tagore (1913)- He was the first- ever Indian to get a Nobel Prize in 1913, for his outstanding work in Literature.
Who was the first Indian born citizen have won the Nobel prize for peace?
Rabindranath Tagore was the first Indian citizen to be awarded and also first Asian to be awarded in 1913. Mother Teresa is the only woman among the list of recipients.
Who is the first Indian woman Nobel Prize winner?
Mother Teresa was the first Indian woman to win Noble Peace Prize in 1979. She was born on August 26, 1910. She founded the missionaries of charity in 1950. She was also awarded Raman Magsaysay Peace Prize in 1962.