On 19 November Sweden’s Ambassador to China Lars Fredén hosted a dinner for this year’s Nobel Prize laureate in Physiology or Medicine Tu Youyou at the Ambassador’s residence in Beijing.
Tu Youyou will be visiting Sweden next month for the award ceremony in Stockholm on 10 December. The Embassy of Sweden in Beijing once again congratulates her, and wishes her a pleasant journey. The Nobel Prize in Medicine was first awarded in 1901, and has to date been awarded to 210 laureates. Madame Tu is the first Chinese citizen to receive the Prize in Medicine.
Source: Embassy of Sweden Beijing