The prize has been awarded for his "extensive interdisciplinary work in the area of chemical biology, with a specific focus on the control and manipulation of stem cells"
The Tilden Prize is an annual award given to researchers for advances in chemistry. The prize particularly recognises the originality and impact of research and the collaborative nature of the winner's work. Professor Bradley works with researchers from various areas of chemistry and the biomedical sciences.
Prize winners complete a UK lecture tour.