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Peter J. Ratcliffe, FRS

Peter J. Ratcliffe, FRS

University of Oxford
Francis Crick Institute
London, United Kingdom

Class of 2020

For his landmark, Nobel Prize-winning contributions to the understanding of the molecular responses to oxygen depletion, specifically the identification of oxygen sensing and signaling pathways that link hypoxia-inducible factor 1 to the availability of oxygen, which has proven to be critically important to the understanding of tumor initiation and progression.