Nobel Prize Awarded To Scientists Who Discovered Hepatitis C Virus

Three scientists have been jointly awarded this year’s Nobel Prize in Medicine for their work on the hepatitis C virus, which has reduced transmission of the blood-based virus and paved the way for new treatments of a disease that kills 400,000 people every year. What do you think?

“We shouldn’t let these scientists’ work overshadow the contributions of thousands of unsanitary tattoo parlors.”

Sam ThorpeCorporate Electrician

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“It’s nice for hep C to finally get some positive press.”

Jules MullaneCarbonation Expert

“Maybe someday we’ll be able to get rid of blood forever.”

Abe Sinclair • Jaywalking Advocate

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