Angela Sirigu awarded Marcel Dassault Prize
Thursday, October 18, 2012 (All day)

The Dassault industrial French group in collaboration with the FondaMental foundation supports research on mental diseases through the Marcel Dassault Prize. This year, an international jury chaired by David Kupfer awarded Angela SIRIGU as researcher of the year for her work on oxytocin. Her research shows a potential therapeutic effect of oxytocin - which is known to play a role in mother attachment - on social deficiency of autistic patients.