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ELSC congratulates Prof. Hermona Soreq for winning the 2022 EMET Prize

The Edmond and Lily Safra Center for Brain Sciences (ELSC) is delighted to announce that Prof. Hermona Soreq has been awarded the prestigious EMET Prize for excellence in academic and professional achievements for 2022.

The EMET Prize is an annual prize given for excellence in academic and professional achievements that have far reaching influence and significant contribution to society. The Prizes, in a total amount of one million Dollars, are sponsored by the A.M.N. Foundation for the Advancement of Science, Art and Culture in Israel, under the auspices of and in cooperation with the Prime Minister of Israel. Click here to read more about the EMET prize.

The A.M.N foundation recommended Prof. Soreq “in light of her outstanding contribution to basic and applied molecular neuroscience in Israel and abroad, and her scientific leadership in merging the fields of genomics and biochemistry in deciphering the molecular pathways that regulate one of the most important neurotransmitters in the brain, acetylcholine, health and disease.”

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