Dr. Ardem Patapoutian

Ardem Patapoutian

FRONTIERS OF KNOWLEDGE AWARD

Biology and Biomedicine

13th Edition

The BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award in Biology and Biomedicine has gone in this thirteenth edition to David Julius, from the University of California, San Francisco, and Ardem Patapoutian, from the Scripps Institute, La Jolla (United States), “for identifying the receptors that enable us to sense temperature, pain and pressure.”