“for his studies of the molecular basis of eukaryotic transcription”.
I don’t remember seeing that pick made in any of the recent blog entries on the subject.
And at least one blogger out there is upset about how “the shoe-horning of biology into the chemistry prize continues”.
Thanks to Bethany at Chemical & Engineering News for letting me know about this story she wrote a couple of years ago about the fuzzy boundaries of the Chemistry Nobel.
Stuart Cantrill (Associate Editor, Nature Nanotechnology)