07 Dec 2021
Have you ever heard of TRPV1, TRPM8 and Piezo channels? We hadn’t until about 6 years ago.
Well the scientists who discovered them Physiologist David Julius, PhD, University of California San Francisco, and neuroscientist Ardem Patapoutian, PhD, Scripps Research in La Jolla, California, have jointly been awarded the 2021 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for their discoveries of receptors for temperature and touch. read more