Born in Iran
Hani Goodarzi receives the Vilcek Prize for Creative Promise in Biomedical Science for using modeling and computational methods to uncover novel molecular players and pathways and therapeutic targets in cancer metastasis and for developing sophisticated molecular tools for the early detection and monitoring of cancer.
2022 Vilcek Prize for Creative Promise in Biomedical Science
Born in Turkey
Kıvanç Birsoy receives the Vilcek Prize for Creative Promise in Biomedical Science for developing cutting-edge tools to unravel the altered metabolism of cancer cells and uncovering molecular targets for treatment.
2020 Vilcek Prize for Creative Promise in Biomedical Science
Titia de Lange
Born in Netherlands
Titia de Lange receives the Vilcek Prize in Biomedical Science for seminal contributions to the biology of telomeres—the aiglet-like structures that protect the ends of chromosomes in living cells—and for discovering telomere-binding proteins that help ensure genome stability and prevent tumor formation.
2011 Vilcek Prize in Biomedical Science