Laureate of the Raymond and Beverly Sackler International Prize in Biophysics 2017
Research Field: "Mesoscopic physics of cellular phenomena"
Dept. of Chemistry, The University of Cambridge, UK
For elucidating physical principles of amyloid fibril formation with important applications in biology and medicine
The Raymond and Beverly Sackler International Prize in Biophysics is a prize that has been established through the generosity of Dr. Raymond and Mrs. Beverly Sackler. The prize will be awarded to the recipient(s), in person, at Tel Aviv University. The prize is intended to promote originality and excellence of research in the field of Biophysics.
The prize coordinators are Professors David Andelman, Michael Kozlov, and Michael Urbakh.