Professor Sir Martin Evans

Professor Sir Martin Evans
President & Chief Scientific Officer

Professor Sir Martin Evans is a co-founder of Celixir. In 1981 he isolated the first embryonic stem cells. Over his career Sir Martin has published more than 120 scientific papers and received numerous awards for his ground-breaking research. Alongside his 2007 Nobel Prize, Sir Martin has also been awarded the prestigious Albert Lasker Award in 2001, the Gold Medal of The Royal Society of Medicine, the Copley Medal of the Royal Society and the Baly Medal of Royal College of Physicians, all in 2009.

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