Western society suffers chronic sleep deprivation, Jewish Nobel winner says - The Times of Israel

Brandeis University biology professor Michael Rosbash is one of the winners of the 2017 Nobel Prize for Medicine. (Courtesy of Brandeis University via JTA). A Jewish American neuroscientist who this week won the Nobel Prize for Medicine has said ...

Jeffrey Hall, Geneticist Who Won the Nobel Prize, Is Over It - Inverse

On Monday, the Nobel Prize for Medicine and Physiology was awarded to three American scientists for their research on circadian clocks, which has been ongoing since the 1980s. It was an an an unexpected honor for former Brandeis University geneticist ...

Lessons from sleep-deprived fruit flies - Business Standard

At Nobel Prize time, journalists tend to celebrate the ingenuity of scientists. This year, let's show some appreciation for the ingenuity of evolution and the human body instead. The 2017 Nobel for medicine went to three researchers who uncovered the ...

This Year's Nobel Celebrates Scholarship in Science for Its Own Sake - NewsClick

With the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine of 2017, the Nobel assembly is asking natural scientists to work on “nationally relevant problems”. Satyajit Rath, Gargeya Telakapalli. 06 Oct 2017. Nobel Prize. The Nobel Assembly at Karolinska Institute, ...

'Western society is chronically sleep deprived': the importance of the body's clock - The Guardian

The 2017 Nobel prize for medicine was awarded for the discovery of how our circadian rhythms are controlled. But what light does it shed on the cycle of life? Tiny 'clocks' are ticking inside almost every cell type in our body, anticipating. Tiny ...

Jeffrey Hall wins Nobel Prize in Medicine shortly after leaving science due to lack of funding - The Independent

an131908870epa06239689-a-ha-l.jpg Jeffrey C. Hall speaking during a lecture at Shaw College of the CUHK in Hong Kong, China EPA. A retired professor who won the 2017 Nobel Prize in Medicine has said he left science due to a lack of funding and an ...

Trending Science: Clocking up a Nobel Prize for work on circadian rhythms - Cordis News

The 2017 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine has gone to three scientists for their discoveries of the molecular mechanisms that control circadian rhythms. Trending Science: Clocking up a Nobel Prize for work on circadian rhythms. © siriwat ...

The rhythm of life: on the Nobel Prize in Medicine - The Hindu

Time and clocks have held a special fascination for humankind down the ages. So, it is particularly revealing that two of the three Nobel Prizes for the sciences announced this year have been linked to time. While the Nobel Prize for Physics was ...

Sex and flu jab best time is dictated by your body clock - Gears Of Biz

Beneath the veneer of our super-sophisticated 21st-century existence, there lies a very basic truth: our lives are fundamentally governed by daily biological cycles called circadian rhythms. These rhythms dictate the best time for us to eat, drink ...

Nobel Peace Prize nominees: Pope Francis, White Helmets and Iran nuclear deal negotiators among favourites - The Independent

Donald Trump may win the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday, though bookmakers suggest it is unlikely. The US President is best-priced at 100-1, the same as Vladimir Putin and only ahead of the rank outsider, North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. Labour leader ...

The Brief, powered by Eni: What about Mogherini for the Nobel? - EURACTIV

A day ahead of the announcement of this year's Nobel Peace Prize winner, people in Brussels are wondering: why not Mogherini? Seriously, why not give the honours to the young and obviously talented chief EU diplomat. Stakes are high that the Nobel ...

AP PHOTOS: Memorable Nobel Peace Prize winners of the past - The Audubon County Advocate Journal

LONDON (AP) — The Nobel Peace Prize is one of the most prestigious honors on the planet, but it's provoked plenty of debate over the years. Whoever is awarded this year's prize on Friday will join a list of memorable victors. Since the first award in ...

The ancient clock that rules our lives – and determines our health - Yahoo News UK

Our lives are ruled by time; we use time to tell us what to do. But the alarm clock that wakes us in the morning or the wristwatch that tells us we are late for supper are unnatural clocks. Our biology answers to a profoundly more ancient beat that ...

Medicine Nobel for 3 US scientists for unravelling mystery of biological clock - Gears Of Biz

Three US scientists, Jeffrey Hall, Michael Rosbash and Michael Young, have jointly won the 2017 Nobel Prize for medicine (or physiology), for unraveling molecular mechanisms that control our internal body clock known as the circadian clocks. Jeffrey ...

Mideast peace bids top list of likely Nobel winners - Middle East Eye

NEW YORK, United States – The Middle East boasts a healthy number of Nobel Peace Prize laureates. But a glut of winners from Tunisia to Yemen has hardly ushered in the calm that the coveted Scandinavian awards are designed to promote. This trend ...

Rockefeller University biologist Michael W. Young honored with Nobel Prize for pioneering studies on circadian rhythm - New Kerala

NEW YORK: Rockefeller University biologist Michael W. Young, who discovered the molecular mechanism of circadian rhythm, which governs biological clocks that regulate sleep, eating behavior, and metabolism, is this year's recipient of the Nobel Prize ...

How we tick: US 'body clock' scientists win Nobel medicine prize - Gears Of Biz

STOCKHOLM/LONDON – U.S. scientists Jeffrey Hall, Michael Rosbash and Michael Young won the 2017 Nobel prize for medicine on Monday for unraveling molecular mechanisms that control our internal body clocks. These help explain how people ...

Nobel inspiration needed - Daily Nation

These awards celebrate men and women who dedicate their lives to the quest for knowledge and innovation. These awards challenge humanity to work for something that will make our world a better place. By EDITORIAL More by this Author. The Nobel Prize ...

The Latest: Nobel winner Young: Body clocks are the future - DeathRattleSports.com

At a Rockefeller University news conference in New York, Nobel Prize winner Michael Young said the news of the award came as a shock. In this Sept. 24, 2013 photo provided by The Chinese University of Hong Kong. He says “This really did take me by ...

US body clock geneticists take 2017 Nobel Medicine Prize - DeathRattleSports.com

US geneticists Jeffrey C. Hall, Michael Rosbash and Michael W. Young were awarded the Nobel Medicine Prize on Monday for shedding light on the biological clock that governs the sleep-wake cycles of most living things. The team's work revealed the role ...