2013 Predictions

Given their scientific achievements and acclaim of their peers (as measured by citations), the 2013 Citation Laureates are "of Nobel class."

Autophagy
Daniel J. Klionsky
Alexander G. Ruthven Professor of Life Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
Noboru Mizushima
Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Graduate School and Faculty of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
Yoshinori Ohsumi
Professor, Frontier Research Center, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Yokohama, Japan
DNA methylation and gene expression
Adrian P. Bird
Buchanan Professor of Genetics, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland United Kingdom
Howard Cedar
Edmond J. Safra Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel
Aharon Razin
Professor Biochemistry Emeritus, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel
HER-2/neu oncogene
Dennis J. Slamon
Director, Clinical and Translational Research, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, Professor, Chief, and Executive Vice Chair for Research, Department of Medicine, Hematology/Oncology, and Director of Revlon/UCLA Women's Cancer Research Program, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California USA
Extrasolar planets
Geoffrey W. Marcy
Professor of Astronomy, University of California, Berkeley, California, USA
Michel Mayor
Emeritus Professor, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
Didier Queloz
Professor, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England, United Kingdom, and Professor, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
Iron-based superconductors
Hideo Hosono
Professor, Materials and Structures Laboratory and Director of Materials Research Center for Element Strategy, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Yokohama, Japan
The Brout-Englert-Higgs boson
François Englert
Professor Emeritus, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium, and Distinguished Visiting Professor in Residence, Chapman's Institute for Quantum Studies, Chapman University, Orange, CA USA
Peter W. Higgs
Professor Emeritus, University of Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Ames test of mutagenicity
Bruce N. Ames
Senior Scientist, Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute, Oakland, California, and Professor Emeritus, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California, USA
DNA nanotechnology
A. Paul Alivisatos
Samsung Distinguished Professor of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, and Professor of Chemistry and Materials Science & Engineering, and Director of Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California USA
Chad A. Mirkin
George B. Rathmann Professor of Chemistry, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, USA
Nadrian C. Seeman
Margaret and Herman Sokol Professor of Chemistry, New York University, New York, NY USA
Modular click chemistry
M.G. Finn
Professor Chemistry and Biochemistry, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Valery V. Fokin
Associate Professor of Chemistry, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, California, USA
K. Barry Sharpless
W.M. Keck Professor of Chemistry, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, California, USA
Econometric time-series
Sir David F. Hendry
Professor of Economics, University of Oxford, Oxford, England, United Kingdom
M. Hashem Pesaran
John Elliot Distinguished Chair in Economics and Professor of Economics & Director, Centre for Applied Financial Economics, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA, Emeritus Professor of Economics and Fellow of Trinity College, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England, United Kingdom
Peter C.B. Phillips
Sterling Professor of Economics and Professor of Statistics, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Economic theories of regulation
Sam Peltzman
Ralph and Dorothy Keller Distinguished Service Professor of Economics Emeritus, University of Chicago Booth School of Business, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Richard A. Posner
Judge, United States Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals, and Senior Lecturer, University of Chicago Law School, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Empirical microeconomics
Joshua D. Angrist
Ford Professor of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
David E. Card
Class of 1950 Professor of Economics, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California, USA
Alan B. Krueger
Bendheim Professor of Economics, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, USA

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