Nobel Winner’s Stem Cells to Be Tested in Eye Disease Next Year

Nobel Winner’s Stem Cells to Be Tested in Eye Disease Next Year

Thomas Perlmann of Karolinska Institute presents Sir John B. Gurdon of Britain and Shinya Yamanaka of Japan as winners of the 2012 Nobel Prize in medicine or physiology. The prize committee at Stockholm’s Karonlinska institute said the discovery has “revolutionized our understanding of how cells and organisms develop.” Photograph by Bertil Enevag Ericson/Scanpix/AP Photo