Newswise — Nominations for the 2014 $100,000 Taubman Prize for Excellence in Translational Medical Science will be accepted through Feb. 1.

This award is presented annually by the A. Alfred Taubman Medical Research Institute at the University of Michigan. It is meant to recognize work in the crucial field of translational research being conducted by the clinician-scientist who has done the most to transform laboratory discoveries into clinical applications for patients suffering from disease.

International scientists are eligible, and self-nomination is permitted.The recipient must be available to deliver the keynote speech at the Taubman Institute annual symposium Oct. 10, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Mich. For more details and nomination forms, please visit

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