Dr. Janko Nikolich-Žugich smiling at camera
UArizona Health Sciences Immunologist Nikolich-Žugich Named Researcher of The Year
UArizona Health Sciences
Dr. Janko Nikolich-Žugich, internationally recognized immunologist and gerontologist at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson and member of the BIO5 Institute, has received the Arizona Bioscience Researcher of the Year award from the Arizona Bioindustry Association (AZBio), for his work on aging, immunology, and COVID-19 testing and prevention. The award is given to a life science researcher in Arizona who has made the most significant contribution to the advancement of knowledge and the understanding of biological processes, as measured by publications or professional acknowledgement of their work in academic or commercial settings.