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A major scientific prize is awarded to new approaches to corneal diseases

Scientists honored for COVID-19 tracker and prenatal test

NEW YORK — A Johns Hopkins University scientist who created a website to track COVID-19 cases around the world is the recipient of this year’s Lasker Award for Public Service. The $250,000 prizes, announced Wednesday by the Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation, recognize achievements in medical research. The public service award went to Lauren Gardner, …

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A major scientific prize is awarded to new approaches to corneal diseases

A major scientific prize is awarded to new approaches to corneal diseases

Lisbon, Portugal — A Dutch and Swedish scientist are sharing a one million euro ($1 million) eye prize from a Portuguese foundation for their groundbreaking work on corneal diseases. Gerrit Melles, of the Netherlands Institute for Innovative Eye Surgery in Rotterdam, has revolutionized the surgical treatment of corneal diseases, the Champalimaud Foundation said on Wednesday …

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A major scientific prize is awarded to new approaches to corneal diseases

A major scientific prize is awarded to new approaches to corneal diseases

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — A Dutch and Swedish scientist are sharing a one million euro ($1 million) eye prize from a Portuguese foundation for their groundbreaking work on corneal diseases. Gerrit Melles, of the Netherlands Institute for Innovative Eye Surgery in Rotterdam, has revolutionized the surgical treatment of corneal diseases, the Champalimaud Foundation said on …

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