Awards & Winners

Franz-Ulrich Hartl

Date of Birth 10-March-1957
Place of Birth Essen
(Düsseldorf, Ruhr, Germany)
Nationality Germany
Franz-Ulrich Hartl is a German biochemist and Managing Director of the Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry. He is known for his pioneering work in the field of protein-mediated protein folding.

Awards by Franz-Ulrich Hartl

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Massry Prize
(Chaperone-assisted protein folding)
Albert Lasker Award for Basic Medical Research
(For discoveries concerning the cell's protein-folding machinery, exemplified by cage-like structures that convert newly made proteins into their biologically active forms.)


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