This year's prize from "Dr. Ragnar Mørk legacy" is awarded to Gunhild Mælandsmo from Department of Tumor Biology at the Institute for Cancer Research, the Norwegian Radium Hospital.
The award is personal, and amounts to NOK 200.000.
The ceremony took place at the Institute for Cancer Research on Friday 11th of November.
The "Dr. Ragnar Mørk legacy" prize is distributed annually to a scientist who has achieved excellent results throughout years of outstanding research. This is the fifth time this mark of honor is distributed. The purpose of the prize is to promote and encourage cancer research at the Norwegian Radium Hospital.