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L’Oréal helps out with rewarding research

Professor Elizabeth Blackburn, 2008 Laureate for North America  Credit: Micheline Pelletier Life on other planets, sex determination in marsupials, the links between genetics and mental health—that’s the breadth of research spanned by the four Australians and one New Zealander, life scientists all, who have become L’Oréal Laureate fellows since the awards were inaugurated in 1998. In 2009, one of these women, Elizabeth Blackburn, went on to win Nobel Prize in Medicine.

 

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