Tu Youyou and the Nobel Prize

A Sinica Podcast

This week on Sinica, hosts Kaiser Kuo, Jeremy Goldkorn, and David Moser speak with Christina Larson and Ian Johnson about Tu Youyou, the scientist who recently shared a Nobel Prize in Medicine for her discovery of the anti-malaria compound artemisinin, thus making her the first citizen of the People’s Republic of China to receive the Nobel Prize in the natural sciences.