Margarita Salas scientific triumphs at the European Inventor Awards 2019
European Patent Office (OEP) He has delivered this Thursday 20 June to the Spanish scientific Margarita Salas ofEuropean Inventor Awards 2019 at a ceremony in Vienna, as he has informed the EPO.
An international jury has selected Salas as the winner in the category of Achievement of a lifetime for having put DNA sequencing available to many more researchers and scientists, and pave the way for new advances in genetics ". further, the public has also chosen her as the winner in the category of ‘Popular Award’.
Today's European Inventor Award ceremony was held at the Wiener Stadthalle in Vienna and was attended by some 600 guests from the fields of intellectual property, politics, business, science and academia.