Canada Gairdner International Award Laureate, Dr. Shimon Sakaguchi

This year, Immunologist Shimon Sakaguchi has won the Canada Gairdner International Award for his discovery of regulatory T cells, characterization of their role in immunity and application to the treatment of autoimmune diseases and cancer.

Dr. Sakaguchi will present his award lecture on October 29, 2015 – please see for more details.