December 9, 2022

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Nobel Prize in Medicine 2022: Swedish Svante Pabo wins the prize for his discoveries about the DNA of Neanderthals.

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Swedish Svante Bobo was awarded for her contributions to health from the study of human evolution.

Sweden’s Karolinska Institutet announced on Monday that Sweden’s Svante Pabo has won the 2022 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.

Babo, 67, is receiving an important award for his discoveries on human evolution.

The team said the researcher had accomplished the impossible task of deciphering the genetic code of one of our extinct relatives, the Neanderthals.

The awarding of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine kicks off a week of Nobel Prize announcements. The Nobel Peace Prize winners will be announced this Friday.