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Sir Leszek Borysiewicz, 2014 International Prize

The International Prize for 2014 is being awarded to Sir Leszek Borysiewicz for his entire body of work, especially his work on viral latency.

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Sir Leszek Borysiewicz (University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK) - 2014 International Prize

Now Vice-Chancellor of the University of Cambridge (UK), Sir Leszek Borysiewicz devoted most of his research career to the viruses that persist in our bodies, such as cytomegalovirus or papillomavirus. For this son of Polish immigrants, “education is everything [...] I believe that research combined with teaching is the best way to teach.”

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