Peter Vandenabeele receives CDD Jürg Tschopp Award

(04-10-2016) On 29 September 2016, Prof. Peter Vandenabeele (Department of Biomedical Molecular Biology) received the CDD Jürg Tschopp Award for his research on cell death.

Peter Vandenabeele is affiliated with the Inflammation Research Centre (IRC). He received the award for his groundbreaking research on molecular mechanisms in cell death by apoptosis and necroptosis.

The European Cell Death Organization presented the award in Barcelona. The prestigious J¨urg Tschopp Award is an annual price for scientists in the field of cell death and inflammation.