© Justin Knight
Prof. Dr. Angelika Amon
Kathleen and Curtis Marble Professor of Cancer Research, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Massachusetts, United States
2019 Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences Awardee
The CeMM Scientific Director and I werePhD students together at the IMP in the lateeighties. Science was a blast in those daysand we created a culture of serious work andfun that has continued at the IMP over thedecades and permeated the new institutionsthat grew around it. Among these‘IMP buds’, CeMM is special. CeMM is thecenter of translational medicine in Vienna.‘Bench to bedside’ is realized there every day,impacting diagnosis and treatment.Keep up the good work and stay special!