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Professor SAWA Yoshiki (Graduate School of Medicine) awarded Medal of Honor with Purple Ribbon

2020-11-2(Mon)

The recipients of the 2020 Medals of Honor were announced on November 2, 2020, with Osaka University’s Professor SAWA Yoshiki (Graduate School of Medicine) receiving a Medal of Honor with purple ribbon for his achievements in the areas of surgery, thoracic surgery, cardiovascular surgery, heart transplants, artificial organs, minimally invasive cardiac surgery, regenerative medicine, tissue engineering, and stem cell research.

The Medal of Honor with purple ribbon is awarded to individuals for their significant discoveries and inventions in science and technology and outstanding cultural, artistic, and sporting achievements.

For information regarding past recipients, click here.

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