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Jan 21, 2016, 07:30 ET Mary-Claire King, Ph.D. of University of Washington Awarded 2016 Szent-Györgyi Prize for Progress in Cancer Research

 The National Foundation for Cancer Research (NFCR) announced today that Mary-Claire King, Ph.D., University of Washington professor of...


May 04, 2015, 12:11 ET Frederick Alt, PhD, awarded 2015 Szent-Gyorgyi Prize for Progress in Cancer Research

Frederick Alt, PhD, director of the Program in Cellular and Molecular Medicine at Boston Children's Hospital, has been honored with the 2015...


Apr 29, 2015, 09:00 ET Sen. Ed Markey Delivers Keynote Address At Cancer Prize Dinner For Harvard's Dr. Frederick Alt

 Massachusetts Sen. Edward J. Markey will deliver the keynote address tonight at the award ceremony for the 2015...


Feb 26, 2015, 13:30 ET Frederick Alt of Harvard University and Boston Children's Hospital Awarded 2015 Szent-Gyorgyi Prize for Progress in Cancer Research

 The National Foundation for Cancer Research (NFCR) announced today that Frederick Alt, Ph.D., Professor of Genetics at Harvard Medical School,...