BBDS Scientists win 2018 Director’s Awards for Societal Impact


"A multidisciplinary and cross-divisional team is honored for decade-long research accomplishments culminating in their discovery that thirdhand smoke, a new tobacco hazard, increases lung cancer risk in mice. This achievement is vital for protecting and improving public health nationwide" (Cited from the official website)

Thirdhand Smoke Research Team:

Hugo Destaillats, Lara Gundel, Bo Hang, Jian-Hua Mao (BBDS), Altaf Sarker, Bertt Singer, Mohamad Sleiman, Antoine Snijders (BBDS), Xiaochen Tang