The Shaw Prize in Life Science and Medicine 2004 - Two Prizes
Prize One Laureates
Half jointly to

Stanley N Cohen & Herbert W Boyer
for their discoveries on DNA cloning and genetic engineering

Half to

Yuet-Wai Kan
for his discoveries on DNA polymorphism and its influence on human genetics.

Prize Two Laureate

Richard Doll
for his contribution to modern cancer epidemiology.
27 May 2004, Hong Kong