Genentech Congratulations 2019 Lasker Award Laureates

We send heartfelt congratulations to the laureates, Drs. Michael Shepard, Axel Ullrich and Dennis Slamon, and everyone who has played a role in the discovery and development of Herceptin. We look forward to seeing how such scientific innovation and risk taking will continue to help people with serious diseases. Explore stories from those who have been part of the HER2 journey, including our researchers and a clinician from the clinical trials.

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