Sir Philip Cohen AR
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Sir Philip Cohen of the Life Sciences Department at Dundee University with an art work "Fischering for Krebs by Nicholas Wade which is connected to his work phosphortlation.
rofessor Sir Philip Cohen, of the University of Dundee, has been awarded the 2014 Albert Einstein World Award of Science by the World Cultural Council. The World Cultural Council said the prize was being awarded to Sir Philip for his 40-year outstanding and continuing scientific career devoted to studying and establishing the profound importance of protein phosphorylation in regulating almost every physiological process. He will receive the prize on November 17th at a ceremony to be held at Aalto University in Finland. The award was made by the World Cultural Council’s Interdisciplinary Committee including eminent scientists from all five continents. Sir Philip is Professor of Enzymology and Deputy Director of the Division of Signal Transduction Therapy (DSTT) at the Medical Research Council’s Protein Phosphorylation and Ubiquitylation Unit at the University of Dundee.