Tu Youyou Quotes

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Tu Youyou was born on December 30, 1930, in Ningbo, Zhejiang Province, China. She came from a family with a strong background in medicine. Tu’s father was a traditional Chinese medicine practitioner, which likely influenced her interest in medicine. She pursued her education at the Peking University School of Medicine (formerly Beijing Medical College), graduating in 1955. Tu Youyou is a Chinese malariologist and pharmaceutical chemist. She was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.

Famous Tu Youyou Quotes

Some of the Famous Tu Youyou Quotes are mentioned below –


Tu Youyou Quotes
Chinese awards are always given to teams, but foreign awards are different.
Tu Youyou Quotes
Every scientist dreams of doing something that can help the world.
Malaria was one of the epidemic diseases with the most comprehensive records in traditional Chinese medical literature.
Artemisinin… is a true gift from old Chinese medicine. But this is not the only instance in which the wisdom of Chinese medicine has borne fruit.
The discovery of artemisinin was an example of successful collective efforts.
When you are entrusted with an assignment, you do your best.
My choice of learning pharmacy was driven by my interests, curiosity, and a desire to seek new medicines for patients.


Malaria has long been a devastating and life-threatening global epidemic disease in human history.