Doug Turnbull and Damon Buffini knighted

Doug Turnbull, Director of the Wellcome Trust Centre for Mitochondrial Research, and Damon Buffini, a Wellcome governor, have been awarded knighthoods in the Queen’s Birthday Honours.

Other members of the Wellcome community recognised in the honours list include:

Our warmest congratulations to all those who have been honoured this year.

A full list of those who have been recognised in the 2016 Queen’s Birthday Honours can be found on the UK government website.

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