Doudna and Charpentier win Princess of Asturias Award

Professors Jennifer Doudna and Emmanuelle Charpentier have been awarded the Princess of Asturias Award for their gene editing technology.  The Asturias Award for Technical and Scientific Research is given to those whose research findings and/or inventions represent an outstanding contribution to the progress and welfare of humanity.


Photo of Dr. Jennifer Doudna courtesy of Cailey Cotner.