Awards & Winners

James Spudich

Also know as James A Spudich
Profession Professor
James A. Spudich of Croatian ancestry is the Douglass M. and Nola Leishman Professor of Biochemistry and of Cardiovascular Disease at Stanford University and works on the molecular basis of muscle contraction. He was awarded the Albert Lasker Basic Medical Research Award in 2012 with Michael Sheetz and Ronald Vale. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and a Member of the National Academy of Sciences.

Awards by James Spudich

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Massry Prize
(For their work defining molecular mechanisms of intracellular motility.)


Albert Lasker Award for Basic Medical Research
(For discoveries concerning cytoskeletal motor proteins, machines that move cargoes within cells, contract muscles, and enable cell movements.)