Awards & Winners

1965 Lasker Award

Check winners and nominations of 1965 Lasker Award. Check awards winners of 1965 Lasker Award. (Click on the Award name to show winners and nominees)

Albert Lasker Award for Basic Medical Research

Robert W. Holley

(For determining for the first time the chemical structure of an amino acid transfer RNA.)
Mary Woodard Lasker Award for Public Service

Lyndon B. Johnson

(Special Award for outstanding contributions to the health of the people of the United States.)
Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award

Albert Sabin

(For the development of a live, oral poliovirus vaccine.)