Ada Yonath

Ada Yonath

Professor Yonath received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 2009, she is director of Helen and Milton A. Kimmelman Center for Biomolecular Structure and Assembly, Weizmann Institute of Science at Israel. Yonath is member of the National Academy of Science (USA), American Academy of Art and Sciences and the European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO). She is recognized for her pioneering work in ribosomal structure by using crio-bio-crystallography.

La profesora Yonath obtuvo el Premio Nobel de Química en el 2009, es directora del Helen and Milton A. Kimmelman Center for Biomolecular Structure and Assembly, Weizmann Institute of Science en Israel, miembro active de la Academia Nacional de Ciencias de los Estados Unidos, la American Academy of Art and Sciences y de la European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO). El trabajo de Yonath ha sido pionero en la determinación de estructura del ribosoma mediante crio-bio-cristalografía.