Young Researcher Award 2013
Four winners shared £50,000 of prize money for their outstanding research work.
Simona Martinotti, Italy
For her research with Dr. Ranzato into wound healing using drug strategies based on natural products and traditional medicines.
Alice Limonciel, Austria
For her research into the improvement of in-vitro models for testing toxicity effects on human kidneys.
Lydia Aschauer, Austria
For her research on improving predictions of human responses to chemicals through understanding molecular mechanisms.
Katja Reinhard, Germany
For her research into visual impairment and blindness using human retinal tissue in vitro.
Also short-listed in 2013
Elia Ranzato – Italy
For his research into wound healing using drug strategies based on natural products and traditional medicines.
Tariq Mahmood – Pakistan
For his work establishing experimental protocols for the testing of cosmetics directly on human skin.