Outstanding achievement award
For his seminal work on the chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) and its use in cancer immunotherapy. Dr. Eshhar is Emeritus Professor of Chemical and Cellular Immunology at the Weizmann Institute of Science, Tel Aviv.
Young Investigator Awards
Luca Biasco & Jonathan Finn
In 2013 only two YIA were awarded, to Luca Biasco (left, now a PI at Dana-Farber/Boston Children's) and to Jonathan Finn (right, now Executive Director at Intellia Therapeutics, Cambridge, MA).
Listen to Jonathan talk about his research below