THE GUARDIAN: Nobel prize for medicine awarded for insights into internal biological clock

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The win was welcomed by other experts in the field. “I think it is a fantastic development,” said professor Hugh Piggins, who works on circadian rhythms at the University of Manchester. But, he added, it was not unexpected, pointing out the work had been tipped for the win for several years.

Period2 Oct 2017

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  • Nobel Prize
  • biology
  • body clocks
  • circadian rhythm