Announcement of the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2012 will be announced on Monday 8 October 2012 at 11.30 am (at the earliest).
Press conference in the Wallenberg Hall, Nobel Forum
Nobels väg 1, Karolinska Institutet, Solna, Stockholm, Sweden.
Press releases will be made available at the press conference.
The announcement will also be made on the Nobel Assembly website www.nobelprizemedicine.org and on the Nobel Foundation website www.nobelprize.org
Press accreditation is obligatory. Application form is available on the Nobel Assembly website www.nobelprizemedicine.org
For further information please contact the Nobel office:
Ann-Mari Dumanski: phone +46-8-524 87800
Tatiana Goriatcheva: phone +46-8-524 87805
The Nobel Assembly, which consists of 50 professors at Karolinska Institutet, selects the Nobel Laureates in Physiology or Medicine upon the proposal of its Nobel Committee. The Nobel Prize has been awarded since 1901 to the scientists who have made the most important discoveries to the benefit of mankind.