Series 3 - Awards

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DE 2324 P-MAT-B-3




  • 1990 - 2018 (Creation)

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Four boxes of mixed medium certificates (scrolls, wood and brass, paper).

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This series contains 17 awards and honorary degrees conferred upon Mattaj during his time as Director General of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory, along with related correspondence.

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The awards are catalogued in chronological order:

1990 FEBS
1999 Royal Society of London
1999 Academiae Europaea
2001 Japanese Biochemical Society
2001 Prix Louis Jeantet de Medecine
2002 American Academy of Arts and Sciences
2006 Heidelberg Club International
2008 Deutsche Akademie Leopoldina
2010 University of Edinburgh
2010 Feldberg Foundation
2010 'Premio Città di Firenze sulle Scienze Molecolari'
2012 University of Dundee
2013 University of Umeå
2016 Academy of Medical Sciences (London)
2017 National Academy of Sciences of the USA
2017 Izmir International Biomedicine and Genome Institute
2018 University of Leeds

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  • Box: Box 186
  • Box: Box OS-15
  • Box: Box 178
  • Box: Box OS-9