Awards & Winners

2004 Canada Gairdner Awards

Check winners and nominations of 2004 Canada Gairdner Awards. Check awards winners of 2004 Canada Gairdner Awards. (Click on the Award name to show winners and nominees)

Gairdner Foundation International Award

George Sachs

(For his elucidation of mechanisms of gastric acid secretion and the development of novel therapies for gastric disease.)
Gairdner Foundation International Award

Arthur L. Horwich, Franz-Ulrich Hartl, R. John Ellis

(For their fundamental discoveries concerning chaperone assisted protein folding in the cell and its relevance to neurodegeneration.)
Gairdner Foundation International Award

Seymour Benzer

(For pioneering discoveries that both founded and greatly advanced an entire field of neurogenetics, thereby transforming our understanding of the brain and its mechanisms.)