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Nobel Prize medal replica at Suzukakedai Campus

May 10, 2017

A replica of the Nobel Prize medal won by Honorary Professor Yoshinori Ohsumi recently went on display at the Exhibition space of the Tokyo Tech Museum at Suzukakedai Campus.

The exhibition also includes a replica of the medal awarded to Hideki Shirakawa, winner of the 2000 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, posters explaining the discoveries of the two laureates, in addition to regular exhibits.

Opening hours
Monday to Friday, 12:00 noon to 4:45 p.m. (last entry at 4:30 p.m.)
Open on Saturday, May 13 and Sunday, May 14, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. during Suzukakedai Festivalouter
Venue
Closed
Saturdays, Sundays, year-end and summer holidays

Nobel Prize medal replica (®© The Nobel Foundation)
Nobel Prize medal replica
(®© The Nobel Foundation)

Display area
Display area

Those who want to view the replica on Homecoming Day at Ookayama Campus can do so on the first floor of the Centennial Hall Building from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on May 20, 2017.

Special webpage for 2016 Nobel laureate in Physiology or Medicine

Learn more about Honorary Professor Yoshinori Ohsumi and his prize-winning research into the mechanisms of autophagy

Special webpage for 2016 Nobel laureate in Physiology or Medicine