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The Pearl Report
2017.09.11 - Shaw Prize 2017: Life Science & Medicine
On Air Date: 2017.09.11 (Mon)
 
Two men now calling the San Francisco Bay Area home, are sharing this year's Shaw Prize for Life Science and Medicine. Ian Gibbons and Ron Vale found motor proteins that move components around in our cells. Mutations can disturb cell division and are also connected to diseases such as Alzheimers.

Reporter: Chris Lincoln