Congratulations Eddy De Robertis!

Congratulations Eddy De Robertis!

Professor Eddy De Robertis was granted the Doctor Honoris Causa degree

On September 1st, 2016, Professor Eddy De Robertis was granted the Doctor Honoris Causa degree by the Universidad de la República in Montevideo, Uruguay, for his outstanding role in the development of Medical Sciences in Uruguay and his scientific contributions with worldwide impact to universal knowledge.

Eddy De Robertis is Distinguished Professor and Norman F. Sprague Chair of Molecular Oncology at the Department of Biological Chemistry, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), and Investigator of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. He devoted his professional life to investigate the molecular mechanisms of embryonic development. To learn more about his research, please visit his lab home page: http://www.hhmi.ucla.edu/derobertis/index.html