Announcement


The Shaw Prize in Life Science and Medicine 2015


is awarded in equal shares to



 Bonnie L Bassler
 
and
 
E Peter Greenberg


for elucidating the molecular mechanism of quorum sensing, a process whereby
bacteria communicate with each other and which offers innovative ways
to interfere with bacterial pathogens or to modulate the microbiome
for health applications.




2 July 2015  Hong Kong (Revised)