Satoshi Ōmura

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Satoshi Ōmura
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Satoshi Ōmura, Nobel Laureate in medicine in Stockholm December 2015
Native name 大村 智
Born (1935-07-12) 12 Julie 1935 (age 83)
Nirasaki, Yamanashi, Japan
Naitionality Japanese
Alma mater University of Yamanashi
Tokyo Varsity o Science (M.S., Sc. D.)
Varsity o Tokyo (Ph.D.)
Kent for Avermectin an Ivermectin
Awairds Japan Academy Prize (1990)
Koch Gold Medal (1997)
Gairdner Global Health Award (2014)
Nobel Prize in Pheesiology or Medicine (2015)
Scientific career
Fields Biochemistry
Institutions Kitasato Varsity
Wesleyan Varsity
Academic advisors Koji Nakanishi
Max Tishler

Satoshi Ōmura (大村 智, Ōmura Satoshi, born 12 Julie 1935) is a Japanese biochemist. He is kent for the discovery an development o various pharmaceuticals oreeginally occurrin in microorganisms. In 2015, he wis awairdit the Nobel Prize in Pheesiology or Medicine jyntly wi William C. Campbell an Tu Youyou.