Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2021

Nobel Prize 2018

On October 4, the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2021 was awarded jointly to David Julius and Ardem Patapoutian "for their discoveries of receptors for temperature and touch."* 

This year’s Nobel Laureates didn’t achieve their breakthroughs overnight. Below you can read, share, and download a selection of their research that’s published across Springer Nature’s journals and books. Find the story of this year’s Laureates in Physiology or Medicine.

Read the subscription articles and a book chapter below for free until December 12, 2021. The open access articles are permanently free.

*The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2021. NobelPrize.org. Nobel Prize Outreach AB 2021. Mon. 4 Oct 2021.

Publications by David Julius

Publications by Ardem Patapoutian

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