Jacqueline Barton wins RSC Centenary Prize

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Professor Jacqueline Barton is 1 of only 3 recipients of this year's Centenary Prize by the Royal Society of Chemistry.


May 10, 2018

Jacqueline Barton, John G. Kirkwood and Arthur A. Noyes Professor of Chemistry and the Norman Davidson Leadership Chair of the Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering at Caltech, is a recipient of the 2018 Royal Society of Chemistry Centenary Prize. This honor is given to outstanding chemists for their excellence in communication. Centenary awardees receive £5000, a medal, and complete a lecture tour in the UK.

Barton has made a remarkable contributions to our understanding of DNA and its replication behavior. Read more about her work here.