MGH Researchers Earn Distinctive Awards from NIH and White House

Every year, the Director's Office of the National Institutes of Health awards major grants to researchers who challenge the status quo. Once again several MGH investigators are among the recipients of these prestigious awards. Vamsi Mootha, MD, of Molecular Biology, has received one of 17 Transformative Research Project Awards to investigate his novel approach for treating disorders of the subcellular power plants called mitochondria.

 

Jack Szostak Receives the 2009 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine