C. elegans

 Caenorhabditis elegans

 

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What is Caenorhabditis elegansAn introduction for the non specialist.  

Development of C. elegans

 C. elegans Development


 Everything you wanted to know about C. elegans  and more.

C. in Research and Teaching: From W.O.R.M. (Wisconsin Outreach Research Modules)

The Structure of the Nervous System of the Nematode C.elegans (The Mind of a Worm) by John G. White et al.

Neuronal Specific Promoters: List from the Lockery Lab

Genetic Nomenclature for C. elegans

How to microinject DNA into worms

 

Nobel Prizes for C. elegans!

 

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2002Press ReleasePresentation SpeechIllustrated Presentation

Nobel Lectures and Interviews

Sydney Brenner
Curriculum Vitae
Nobel Lecture
Speech
Interview
Nobel Diploma
Prize Award Photo
Other Resources

H. Robert Horvitz
Curriculum Vitae
Nobel Lecture
Interview
Nobel Diploma
Prize Award Photo
Other Resources

John E. Sulston
Curriculum Vitae
Nobel Lecture
Interview
Nobel Diploma
Prize Award Photo
Other Resources

 

Prize Award Photos

      

A second C. elegans Nobel Prize!

 

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2006

"for their discovery of RNA interference - gene silencing by double-stranded RNA"

 

Photo: L. Cicero

Photo: J.Mottern

Andrew Z. Fire

Craig C. Mello

 1/2 of the prize

 1/2 of the prize

USA

USA

Stanford University School of Medicine 
Stanford, CA, USA

University of Massachusetts Medical School 
Worcester, MA, USA

b. 1959

b. 1960

 

Craig C. Mello

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2006

 

Nobel Lecture

RNAi and Development in C. elegans

Craig C. Mello held his Nobel Lecture December 8, 2006, at Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm. He was presented by Professor Bertil Daneholt, Chairman of the Nobel Assembly at Karolinska Institutet.


 

Andrew Z. Fire

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2006

 

Nobel Lecture

Gene Silencing by Double-Stranded RNA

Andrew Z. Fire delivered his Nobel Lecture on 8 December 2006 at Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm. He was introduced by Professor Bertil Daneholt, Chairman of the Nobel Assembly at Karolinska Institutet.


 

A third C. elegans Nobel Prize (Chemistry 2008)!

 

Osamu Shimomura, Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL), Woods Hole, MA, USA and Boston University Medical School, MA, USA,

Martin Chalfie, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA  [Link] to Marty Chalfie's 1994 Science paper

Roger Y. Tsien, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA

For the discovery and development of the green fluorescent protein,

GFP

Nobel Prize Interview

 

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