Five University of California, San Diego scientists and professors are among the first class of the Fellows of the American Association for Cancer Research Academy, created to recognize researchers whose scientific contributions have propelled significant innovation and progress against cancer. The entire class consists of 106 individuals, to celebrate the 106 year anniversary of AACR, the world’s first and largest professional organization dedicated to advancing cancer research.
George Fuller, an astrophysicist and professor of physics who directs UC San Diego’s Center for Astrophysics and Space Sciences, known as CASS, has been selected to receive the 2013 Hans A. Bethe Prize.
Dilip Jeste, Roberto Malinow, Neal Swerdlow, Ruth Williams, and William Young
William G. Bradley, Jr., Shu Chien, Jack Dixon, Karl Y. Hostetler, Herbert Levine, Victor Nizet, Susan Ferro-Novick, and Joseph Wang
Gabriel M. Rebeiz, and Judith A. Varner
Mike Baskes, Nathan C. Gianneschi, Alireza Salehi Golsefidy, Juan C. Lasheras, Roger P. Levy, Philippe Manoury, and Robert Skelton
David Antin, Adam Aron, Marye Anne Fox, and Judith A. Varner
Margarita Baggett, Elizabeth Barrett-Connor, William Mobley, Christian Wuthrich, and Joseph Vinetz
James Andreoni, Diana Deutsch, Ayelet Gneezy, William Kuperman, Robert Pinkel, Nicholas Spitzer, and Joel Watson
Shu Chien, Marcel Hénaff, and Thomas E. Levy