Wednesday, 09 November, 2011
Erwin Schrödinger Preis 2011 for Vasilis Ntziachristos
New NIM member receives highly doted award
Prof. Vasilis Ntziachristos from the Institute of Biological and Medical Imaging at the Helmholtz Zentrum München and Prof. Gooitzen Michell van Dam, University Medical Center Groningen, share the Erwin-Schrödinger Award 2011. Together they developed a molecular imaging technology that for the first time allows to detect cancer cells real time within the operating room. Therefore the scientists work with fluorescent labelled cells and a fluorescence camera.