2021 Leibniz Prize to Asifa Akhtar1:36
March 15, 2021
In 2021, the most important German research prize went to Max Planck Director Dr. Asifa Akhtar at at the Max Planck Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics in Freiburg. She received the 2021 Leibniz Prize from the German Research Foundation (DFG) for her work on her cell biological work on the mechanisms of epigenetic gene regulation.
In addition, watch here a recording of the virutal award ceremony on March 15, 2021.
Read more about the award in our official press release: Asifa Akhtar receives 2021 Leibniz Prize