The Thai Prince Mahidol Award Foundation honours the Heidelberg virologist Ralf Bartenschlager

Ralf Bartenschlager, member of SFB1129, is the 2019 winner of the Prince Mahidol Award in the field of medicine.
The award goes back to His Royal Highness Prince Mahidol of Songkla, who fundamentally modernized the Thai health care and education system.
Bartenschlager has received the award, endowed with 100,000 US dollars, for his research on the Hepatitis C virus.

> press release University Hospital Heidelberg: Prince Mahidol Award für Prof.Dr. Ralf Bartenschlager

The award ceremony took place on 30 January 2020 in the Great Palace of Bangkok.

> press release University Hospital Heidelberg: “Prince Mahidol Award an Ralf Bartenschlager verliehen

Congratulations to Ralf Bartenschlager.