Human Biology Nobel Prize For Medicine

Discussion in 'Human Biology' started by Icewolf, Oct 10, 2004.

  1. Icewolf

    Icewolf Premium Member

    THe Nobel Prize for medicine has been awarded to Richard Axel and Linda Buck for the discovery of the family of 1000 genes that code for the odour receptors in our nose and working out how the signals from these receptors are translated into recognisable smells by the brain.