The Foundation awards every year a Prize to honour personalities in Switzerland and abroad who have distinguished themselves in a particular way in certain fields of medical research.
As a rule the Prize is awarded between September 1 and December 31 of every year. The Board of Foundation is responsible for the adjudication; if necessary, it may consult the opinion of independent experts.
The Cloëtta Prize 2016 is awarded to researchers from Basle and Lausanne
The Professor Dr Max Cloëtta Foundation is to award the 2016 Cloëtta Prize again to two prestigious scientists this year. Andreas Lüthi, Senior Group Leader at the Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research in Basle and Michel Gillet, Professor and Chairman of the Department of Dermatology at Lausanne University Hospital will each receive the scientific prize, which is worth 50,000 Swiss francs.
The award ceremony will be held on November 4 2016 at University Hospital Basle.
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Please find here further information from October 2016
List of the Cloëtta prize winners: