The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details
Susan Lee Lindquist
Professor of Biology
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Nine Cambridge Center
Cambridge,Massachusetts 02142 USA
"For her studies of protein folding, demonstrating that alternative protein conformations and aggregations can have profound and unexpected biological influences, facilitating insights in fields as wide-ranging as human disease, evolution, and biomaterials. "
Presented by President Barack H. Obama in the East Room of the White House on November 17, 2010.