Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine 2001
Visiting Researcher, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University
He was, until his retirement in 2010, a principal scientist at Cancer Research UK, Clare Hall Laboratories. In July 1982, he discovered cyclins, which turned out to be components of “Key Regulator(s) of the Cell Cycle”. This led to a share of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 2001.