The 2020 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine goes to Harvey Alter, Michael Houghton, and Charles Rice for their discovery of hepatitis C — a pathogen responsible for chronic liver diseases.
The 2019 Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to Ethiopia Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali. He won for helping de-escalating long-simmering tensions with neighbouring Eritrea.
It’s now possible to image an entire fly brain in just a few days, according to a new study. This might sound like a long time, but is in fact an incredible accomplishment when you consider that the process would otherwise take weeks.