Shaw Laureate in Life Science and Medicine 2008 won the Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences 2013
Congratulations to Professor Shinya Yamanaka who was one of the 11 winners of the Breakthrough Prize 2013.
Shaw Laureates in Life Science and Medicine 2009 were winners of 2013 King Faisal International Prize for Medicine and BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award in Biomedicine
Congratulations to Professor Douglas Coleman and Professor Jeffrey Friedman who won both prizes for their seminal discovery on the genetics of obesity.
Shaw Laureate in Mathematical Sciences 2006 was awarded BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award in Basic Sciences 2013
Congratulations to Professor David Mumford who won BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award in Basic Sciences 2013 together with Professor Ingrid Daubechies.
Two Shaw Laureates in Life Science and Medicine won the Nobel Prizes 2012
Congratulations to Shaw Laureate 2008 Professor Shinya Yamanaka who shared the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2012 with Sir John B Gurdon, and Shaw Laureate 2007 Professor Robert J Lefkowitz who shared the Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2012 with Professor Brian K Kobilka.
Shaw Laureate in Mathematical Sciences 2012 won The Fundamental Physics Prize
Congratulations to Professor Maxim Kontsevich who was one of the 9 scientists, awarded the first Fundamental Physics Prize.
Shaw Laureates in Astronomy 2012 won the 2012 Kavli Prize in Astrophysics
Congraulations to Professor David C Jewitt and Professor Jane Luu who shared the 2012 Kavli Prize in Astrophysics with Professor Michael E Brown.
Two Shaw Laureates won The Crafoord Prizes in Mathematics and Astronomy 2012
Congratulations to Professor Jean Bourgain who shared The Crafoord Prize in Mathematics 2012 with Professor Terence Tao and Professor Reinhard Genzel who shared The Crafoord Prize in Astronomy 2012 with Professor Andrea Ghez.
Five Shaw Laureates Won the Nobel Prizes 2011
Congratulations to Professor Jules A Hoffmann and Professor Bruce A Beutler, Shaw Laureates in Life Science and Medicine 2011, and Professor Saul Perlmutter, Professor Adam Riess and Professor Brian Schmidt, Shaw Laureates in Astronomy 2006, who were awarded Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2011 and Nobel Prize in Physics 2011 respectively.
Shaw Laureates in Life Science and Medicine 2009 won Laska Award
The Shaw Laureates in Life Science and Medicine 2009, Douglas L Coleman and Jeffrey M Friedman won the Lasker Award 2010 for Basic Medical Research. They are being honoured for discoveries that led to the identification of letpin, a hormone that regulates appetite and body weight.
Since 1945, the Lasker Awards program has recognized the contributions of scientists, physicians, and public servants around the world who have made major advances in the understanding, diagnosis, treatment, cure, and prevention of human disease.
Shaw Laureate Michel Mayor and Astronomers Discovered A Triple System of Super-Earths