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Harold Elliot Varmus MP

Harold Eliot Varmus (born December 18, 1939) is an American Nobel Prize-winning scientist and the 14th and current Director of the National Cancer Institute, a post he was appointed to by President B...

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Jack St. Clair Kirby, Nobel Prize in Physics, 2000 MP (1923 - 2005)

Jack St. Clair Kilby (November 8, 1923 – June 20, 2005) was an American electrical engineer who took part (along with Robert Noyce) in the realization of the first integrated circuit while worki...

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Carlo Rubbia, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1984 MP

Carlo Rubbia OMRI (born on 31 March 1934) is an Italian particle physicist and inventor who shared the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1984 with Simon van der Meer for work leading to the discovery of the W ...

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Simon van der Meer, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1984 MP (1925 - 2011)

Simon van der Meer (24 November 1925 – 4 March 2011) was a Dutch particle accelerator physicist who shared the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1984 with Carlo Rubbia for contributions to the CERN proj...

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Arthur Leonard Schawlow, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1981 MP (1921 - 1999)

I was born in Mount Vernon, New York, U.S.A. on May 5, 1921. My father had come from Europe a decade earlier. He left his home in Riga to study electrical engineering at Darmstadt, but arrived too late...

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Wolfgang Paul, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1989 MP (1913 - 1993)

Wolfgang Paul (August 10, 1913 – December 7, 1993) was a German physicist, who co-developed the non-magnetic quadrupole mass filter which laid the foundation for what we now call an ion trap. He...

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Norman Foster Ramsey, Jr., Nobel Prize in Physics, 1989 MP (1915 - 2011)

[ . Norman Foster Ramsey, Jr. ] (August 27, 1915 – November 4, 2011) was an American physicist who was awarded the 1989 Nobel Prize in Physics, together with Hans G. Dehmelt from University of W...

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William Alfred Fowler, Nobel Prize for Physics, 1983 MP (1911 - 1995)

William Alfred "Willie" Fowler (/ˈfaʊlər/; August 9, 1911 – March 14, 1995) was an American nuclear physicist, later astrophysicist, who, with Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar won...

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Klaus von Klitzing, Nobel Prize for Physics, 1985 MP

Klaus von Klitzing (28 June 1943 in Schroda) is a German physicist known for discovery of the integer quantum Hall Effect, for which he was awarded the 1985 Nobel Prize in Physics.

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Heinrich Rohrer, Nobel Prize for Physics, 1986 MP (1933 - 2013)

Heinrich Rohrer (6 June 1933 – 16 May 2013) was a Swiss physicist who shared half of the 1986 Nobel Prize in Physics with Gerd Binnig for the design of the scanning tunneling microscope (STM). T...

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Ernst August Ruska, Nobel Prize for Physics, 1986 MP (1906 - 1988)

Ernst August Friedrich Ruska (25 December 1906 – 27 May 1988) was a German physicist who won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1986 for his work in electron optics, including the design of the first...

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Ben Roy Mottelson, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1975 MP

Ben Roy Mottelson (born July 9, 1926) is an American-born Danish nuclear physicist. He won the 1975 Nobel Prize in Physics for his work on the non-spherical geometry of atomic nuclei. Life and career...

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Pyotr Leonidovich Kapitsa, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1978 MP (1894 - 1984)

Pyotr Leonidovich Kapitsa or Peter Kapitza (Russian Пётр Леони́дович Кап&#x...

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Samuel Chao-Chung Ting, Nobel Prize in Phyics, 1976 MP

Samuel Chao Chung Ting (Chinese: 丁肇中; pinyin: Dīng Zhàozhōng; Wade-Giles: Ting Chao-chung) (born January 27, 1936) is an American physicist who received the No...

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Burton Richter, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1976 MP

Burton Richter (born March 22, 1931) is a Nobel Prize-winning American physicist. He led the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC) team which co-discovered the J/ψ meson in 1974, alongside t...

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Sir Martin Ryle, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1974 MP (1918 - 1984)

Sir Martin Ryle FRS (27 September 1918 – 14 October 1984) was an English radio astronomer who developed revolutionary radio telescope systems (see e.g. aperture synthesis) and used them for accu...

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Brian David Josephson, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1973 MP

Brian David Josephson , FRS (born 4 January 1940), is a Welsh theoretical physicist and professor emeritus of physics at the University of Cambridge. Best known for his pioneering work on superconducti...

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Ivar Giaever, Nobel Prize for Physics, 1973 MP

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Leo Esaki, Nobel Prize for Physics, 1973 MP

Reona Esaki (江崎 玲於奈 Esaki Reona, born March 12, 1925), also known as Leo Esaki, is a Japanese physicist who shared the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1973 with Ivar Giaeve...

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Leon Niel Cooper, Nobel Prize for Physics, 1972 MP

Leon N Cooper (born February 28, 1930) is an American physicist and Nobel Prize laureate, who with John Bardeen and John Robert Schrieffer, developed the BCS theory of superconductivity. He is also the...

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John Robert Schrieffer, Nobel Prize for Physics, 1972 MP

John Robert Schrieffer (born May 31, 1931) is an American physicist and, with John Bardeen and Leon N Cooper, recipient of the 1972 Nobel Prize for Physics for developing the BCS theory, the first succ...

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Dennis Gabor, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1971 MP (1900 - 1979)

Dennis Gabor CBE, FRS (original Hungarian name: Gábor Dénes; 5 June 1900 – 8 February 1979) was a Hungarian-British electrical engineer and physicist, most notable for inventing ho...

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Aleksander Mikhailovoch Prokhov, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1964 MP (1916 - 2002)

Alexander Mikhaylovich Prokhorov , or Aleksandr Mikhailovich Prokhorov, (Russian: Алекса́ндр Миха0...

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Nicolay Gennadiyevich Basov, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1964 MP (1922 - 2001)

Nikolay Gennadiyevich Basov (Russian: Никола́й Генна́диевич &...

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Julian Seymour Schwinger, Nobel Prize for Physics, 1965 MP (1918 - 1994)

Julian Seymour Schwinger (February 12, 1918 – July 16, 1994) was a Nobel Prize winning American theoretical physicist. He is best known for his work on the theory of quantum electrodynamics (QED...

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Sin-Itiro Tomonaga, Nobel Prize for Physics, 1965 MP (1906 - 1979)

Sin-Itiro Tomonaga (朝永 振一郎 Tomonaga Shin'ichirō?, March 31, 1906 – July 8, 1979) was a Japanese physicist, influential in the development of quantum ele...

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Fréderique Alfred Kastler, Nobel Prize for Physics, 1966 MP (1902 - 1984)

Alfred Kastler (3 May 1902 – 7 January 1984) was a French physicist, and Nobel Prize laureate. Kastler was born in Guebwiller (Alsace, German Empire) and later attended the Lycée Bartho...

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Louis Néel, Nobel Prize for Physics, 1970 MP (1931 - 2000)

Louis Eugène Félix Néel ForMemRS (22 November 1904 – 17 November 2000) was a French physicist born in Lyon. He studied at the Lycée du Parc in Lyon and was accepted a...

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Johannes Hans Daniel Jensen, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1963 MP (1907 - 1923)

Johannes Hans Daniel Jensen (25 June 1907 – 11 February 1973) was a German nuclear physicist. During World War II, he worked on the German nuclear energy project, known as the Uranium Club, in w...

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Maria Goeppert-Mayer, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1963 MP (1906 - 1972)

Maria Goeppert Mayer (June 28, 1906 – February 20, 1972) was a German-born American theoretical physicist, and Nobel laureate in Physics for proposing the nuclear shell model of the atomic nucle...

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Hannes Olof Gösta Alfvén, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1970 MP (1908 - 1995)

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Murray Gell-Mann, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1969 MP

Murray Gell-Mann (/ˈmʌri ˈɡɛl ˈmæn/; born September 15, 1929) is an American physicist who received the 1969 Nobel Prize in physics for his work on th...

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Richard Feynman, Nobel Prize in Physics 1965 MP (1918 - 1988)

American physicist who was born in New York City on May 11, 1918. He grew up in Far Rockaway, Queens and when he was about 10, he started to buy old radios to use in his "personal laboratory," a collec...

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Charles Hard Townes, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1964 MP

Charles Hard Townes (born July 28, 1915) is an American Nobel Prize-winning physicist and educator. Townes is known for his work on the theory and application of the maser, on which he got the fund...

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Robert Hofstadter, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1961 MP (1915 - 1990)

Robert Hofstadter (February 5, 1915 – November 17, 1990) was an American physicist. He was the joint winner of the 1961 Nobel Prize in Physics (together with Rudolf Mössbauer) "for his pi...

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Rudolf Ludwig Mössbauer, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1961 MP (1929 - 2011)

Rudolf Ludwig Mössbauer (Mößbauer; 31 January 1929 – 14 September 2011) was a German physicist best known for his 1957 discovery of recoilless nuclear resonance fluorescence...

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Igor Yevgenyevich Tamm, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1958 MP (1895 - 1971)

Igor Yevgenyevich Tamm (Russian: И́горь Евге́ньевич ТамC...

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Pavel Alekseyevich Cherenkov, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1958 MP (1904 - 1990)

Pavel Alekseyevich Cherenkov (Russian: Па́вел Алексе́евич Чер...

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Owen Chamberlain, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1959 MP (1920 - 2006)

Owen Chamberlain (July 10, 1920 – February 28, 2006) was an American physicist, and Nobel laureate in physics for his discovery, with collaborator Emilio Segrè, of antiprotons, a sub-atom...

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Emilio Segrè, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1959 MP (1905 - 1989)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Emilio Gino Segr è (30 January 1905 – 22 April 1989) was an Italian physicist and Nobel laureate who discovered the elements technetium and astatine...

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Ilya Frank, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1958 MP (1908 - 1990)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Ilya Mikhailovich Frank (Russian: Илья́ Миха́йлович...

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Donald Arthur Glaser, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1960 MP (1926 - 2013)

Donald Arthur Glaser (September 21, 1926 – February 28, 2013) was an American physicist, neurobiologist, and the winner of the 1960 Nobel Prize in Physics for his invention of the bubble chamb...

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Tsung-Dao Lee, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1957 MP

Tsung-Dao (T. D.) Lee, (Chinese: 李政道; pinyin: Lǐ Zhèngdào) (born November 24, 1926) is a Chinese-born American physicist, well known for his work on parity vio...

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Chen-Ning Yang, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1957 MP

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Chen-Ning Franklin Yang (born October 1, 1922), also known as Yang Zhenning, is a Chinese-born American physicist who works on statistical mechanics and particle physics. He and Tsung-dao Lee received ...

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Polykarp Kusch, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1955 MP (1911 - 1993)

Polykarp Kusch (January 26, 1911 – March 20, 1993) was a German-American physicist. In 1955 he was jointly awarded the Nobel Prize for Physics with Willis Eugene Lamb for his accurate determinat...

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Edward Mills Purcell, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1952 MP (1912 - 1997)

Edward Mills Purcell (August 30, 1912 – March 7, 1997) was an American physicist who shared the 1952 Nobel Prize for Physics for his independent discovery (published 1946) of nuclear magnetic re...

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Ernest Thomas Sinton Walton, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1951 MP (1903 - 1995)

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Cecil Frank Powell, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1950 MP (1903 - 1969)

Cecil Frank Powell , FRS (5 December 1903 – 9 August 1969) was a British physicist, and Nobel Prize in Physics laureate for his development of the photographic method of studying nuclear process...

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Hideki Yukawa, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1948 MP (1907 - 1981)

Hideki Yukawa ForMemRS FRSE (湯川 秀樹 Yukawa Hideki?, 23 January 1907 – 8 September 1981), was a Japanese theoretical physicist and the first Japanese Nobel laureate. ...

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Clinton Joseph Davisson, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1937 MP (1881 - 1958)

Clinton Joseph Davisson (October 22, 1881 – February 1, 1958), was an American physicist who won the 1937 Nobel Prize in Physics for his discovery of electron diffraction in the famous Davisson-...

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Sir George Paget Thomson, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1937 MP (1892 - 1975)

Sir George Paget Thomson, FRS (3 May 1892 – 10 September 1975) was an English physicist and Nobel laureate in physics recognised for his discovery with Clinton Davisson of the wave properties of...

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Carl David Anderson, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1936 MP (1905 - 1991)

Carl David Anderson (September 3, 1905 – January 11, 1991) was an American physicist. He is best known for his discovery of the positron in 1932, an achievement for which he received the 1936 No...

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Victor Franz Hess, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1936 MP (1883 - 1964)

Victor Francis Hess (24 June 1883 – 17 December 1964) was an Austrian-American physicist, and Nobel laureate in physics, who discovered cosmic rays. Biography[edit] Victor Franz Hess was born ...

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Sir James Chadwick, Nobel Prize for Physics, 1935 MP (1891 - 1974)

Sir James Chadwick , CH, FRS (20 October 1891 – 24 July 1974) was an English physicist who was awarded the 1935 Nobel Prize in Physics for his discovery of the neutron in 1932. In 1941, he wrote...

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Owen Willans Richardson MP (1879 - 1959)

Sir Owen Willans Richardson , FRS (26 April 1879 – 15 February 1959) was a British physicist who won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1928 for his work on thermionic emission, which led to Richards...

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Charles Thomson Rees Wilson, Nobel Prize in Phyics, 1927 MP (1869 - 1959)

Charles Thomson Rees Wilson , CH, FRS (14 February 1869 – 15 November 1959) was a Scottish physicist and meteorologist who received the Nobel Prize in physics for his invention of the cloud cham...

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Luis Walter Alvarez, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1968 MP (1911 - 1988)

Luis Walter Alvarez (June 13, 1911 – September 1, 1988) was an American experimental physicist, inventor, and professor who was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1968. The American Journal...

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Alfred Goodman Gilman, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1994 MP

Alfred Goodman Gilman (born July 1, 1941) is an American pharmacologist and biochemist. He shared the 1994 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine with Martin Rodbell for their discoveries regarding G-...

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Jules Jean Baptiste Vincent Bordet, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1919 MP (1870 - 1961)

J ules Jean Baptiste Vincent Bordet (13 June 1870 – 6 April 1961) was a Belgian immunologist and microbiologist. The bacterial genus Bordetella is named after him. Education and early life B...

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Dr. Robert Bárány, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1914 MP (1876 - 1936)

Róbert Bárány (22 April 1876 – 8 April 1936) was a Austro-Hungarian otologist.[1][2] For his work on the physiology and pathology of the vestibular apparatus of the ear ...

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Charles Richet, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1913 MP (1850 - 1935)

Charles Robert Richet (25 August 1850 – 4 December 1935) was a French physiologist who initially investigated a variety of subjects such as neurochemistry, digestion, thermoregulation in homeoth...

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Alexis Carrel, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1912 MP (1873 - 1944)

Alexis Carrel (28 June 1873 – 5 November 1944) was a French surgeon and biologist who was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1912 for pioneering vascular suturing techniques. H...

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Allvar Gullstrand, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1911 MP (1862 - 1930)

Allvar Gullstrand (5 June 1862 – 28 July 1930) was a Swedish ophthalmologist and optician. Born at Landskrona, Sweden, Gullstrand was professor (1894–1927) successively of eye therapy a...

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Albrecht Ludwig Karl Martin Leonhard Kossel, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1910 MP (1853 - 1927)

Ludwig Karl Martin Leonhard Albrecht Kossel (16 September 1853 – 5 July 1927) was a German biochemist and pioneer in the study of genetics. He was awarded the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medic...

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Emil Theodor Kocher, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1909 MP (1841 - 1917)

Emil Theodor Kocher (25 August 1841 – 27 July 1917) was a Swiss physician and medical researcher who received the 1909 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his work in the physiology, patho...

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Ilya Ilyich Mechnikov, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1908 MP (1845 - 1916)

Ilya Ilyich Mechnikov (Russian: Илья́ Ильи́ч Ме́чников, Ukrai...

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Santiago Ramón y Cajal, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1906 MP (1852 - 1934)

Santiago Ramón y Cajal ForMemRS (1 May 1852 – 18 October 1934) was a Spanish pathologist, histologist, neuroscientist and Nobel laureate. His original pioneering investigations of the mic...

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Camillo Bartolomeo Emilio Golgi, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1906 MP (1843 - 1926)

Camillo Golgi (7 July 1843 – 21 January 1926) was an Italian physician, pathologist, scientist, and Nobel laureate. Several structures and phenomena in anatomy and physiology are named for him, ...

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Sir Ronald Ross, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1902 MP (1857 - 1932)

Ross, Sir Ronald (1857–1932), malariologist, was born on 13 May 1857 at the Himalayan hill station of Almora, North-Western Provinces, the eldest of ten children of General Sir Campbell Claye Gr...

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Charles Louis Alphonse Laveran, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1907 MP (1845 - 1922)

Charles Louis Alphonse Laveran (18 June 1845 – 18 May 1922) was a French physician who won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1907 for his discoveries of parasitic protozoans as causat...

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Stanley Cohen, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1986 MP

Stanley Cohen (born November 17, 1922) is an American biochemist and Nobel Prize Laureate in Physiology and Medicine (1986). Early life and education Cohen was born in Brooklyn, New York, November ...

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Paul Christian Lauterbur, Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine, 2003 MP (1929 - 2007)

Paul Christian Lauterbur (May 6, 1929 – March 27, 2007) was an American chemist who shared the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 2003 with Peter Mansfield for his work which made the deve...

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Ralph Marvin Steinman, Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine, 2011 MP (1943 - 2011)

Ralph Marvin Steinman (January 14, 1943 – September 30, 2011) was a Canadian immunologist and cell biologist at Rockefeller University, who in 1973 coined the term dendritic cells while working ...

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Robert Francis Furchgott, Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine, 1998 MP (1916 - 2009)

Robert Francis Furchgott (June 4, 1916 – May 19, 2009) was a 1998 Nobel Prize-winning American biochemist. Life and career Furchgott was born in Charleston, South Carolina, to Arthur Furch...

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Edward B. Lewis, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1995 MP (1918 - 2004)

Edward B. Lewis (May 20, 1918 – July 21, 2004) was an American geneticist, a corecipient of the 1995 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. Life and career Lewis was born in Wilkes-Barre, Pe...

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Edwin Gerhard Krebs, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1992 MP (1918 - 2009)

Edwin Gerhard Krebs (June 6, 1918 – December 21, 2009) was an American biochemist. He received the Albert Lasker Award for Basic Medical Research and the Louisa Gross Horwitz Prize of Columbia U...

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Dr. Edward Donnall (Don) Thomas, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1990 MP (1920 - 2012)

Edward Donnall "Don" Thomas (March 15, 1920 – October 20, 2012)[1] was an American physician, professor emeritus at the University of Washington, and director emeritus of the clinical research d...

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Joseph Edward Murray, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1990 MP (1919 - 2013)

Joseph Edward Murray (April 1, 1919 – November 26, 2012) was an American plastic surgeon who performed the first successful human kidney transplant on identical twins Richard and Ronald Herrick ...

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Sir James Whyte Black, Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine, 1988 MP (1924 - 2010)

Sir James Whyte Black OM FRS FRSE FRCP (14 June 1924 – 22 March 2010) was a Scottish pharmacologist. Black established the physiology department at the University of Glasgow, where he became int...

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Gerthrude Belle Elion, Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine, 1988 MP (1918 - 1999)

Gertrude Belle Elion (January 23, 1918 – February 21, 1999) was an American biochemist and pharmacologist, and a 1988 recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. Working alone as wel...

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George Herbert Hitching, Jr., Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine, 1988 MP (1905 - 1998)

George Herbert Hitchings (April 18, 1905 – February 27, 1998) was an American doctor who shared the 1988 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine with Sir James Black and Gertrude Elion "for their ...

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Niels Kaj Jerne, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1984 MP (1911 - 1994)

Niels Kaj Jerne , FRS (December 23, 1911 – October 7, 1994) was a Danish immunologist. He shared the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1984 with Georges J. F. Köhler and Cés...

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César Milstein, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1984 MP (1927 - 2002)

César Milstein , FRS (8 October 1927 – 24 March 2002) was a Argentinian biochemist, (nationalized British)] in the field of antibody research. Milstein shared the Nobel Prize in Physiolog...

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Georges Jean Franz Köhler, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1984 MP (1946 - 1955)

Georges Jean Franz Köhler (Munich, April 17, 1946 – March 1, 1995 in Freiburg im Breisgau) was a German biologist. Together with César Milstein and Niels Kaj Jerne, Köhler...

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Sir John Robert John Vane, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1982 MP (1927 - 2004)

Sir John Robert Vane FRS (29 March 1927 – 19 November 2004) was an English pharmacologist who was instrumental in the understanding of how aspirin produces pain-relief and anti-inflammatory effe...

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Karl Sune Detlof Bergström, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1982 MP (1916 - 2004)

[ Karl Sune Detlof Bergström ] (10 January 1916 – 15 August 2004) was a Swedish biochemist. In 1975, he was appointed to the Nobel Foundation Board of Directors in Sweden. In 1975, he...

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Jesse Hunter Hubel, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1981 MP (1926 - 2013)

David Hunter Hubel (February 27, 1926 – September 22, 2013) was a Canadian neurophysiologist noted for his studies of the structure and function of the visual cortex. He was co-recipient with To...

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Daniel Nathans, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1979 MP (1928 - 1999)

Daniel Nathans (October 30, 1928 – November 16, 1999) was an American microbiologist. Sometimes called the father of modern biotechnology. Life and career Nathans was born in Wilmington, Del...

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Godfrey Hounsfield, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1979 MP (1919 - 2004)

Sir Godfrey Newbold Hounsfield , CBE, FRS, (28 August 1919 – 12 August 2004) was an English electrical engineer who shared the 1979 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine with Allan McLeod Corma...

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Allan MacLeod Cormack, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1979 MP (1924 - 1998)

Allan MacLeod Cormack (February 23, 1924 – May 7, 1998) was a South African American physicist who won the 1979 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (along with Godfrey Hounsfield) for his work...

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Rosalyn Yalow, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1977 MP (1921 - 2011)

Rosalyn Sussman Yalow (July 19, 1921 – May 30, 2011) was an American medical physicist, and a co-winner of the 1977 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (together with Roger Guillemin and Andre...

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Andrew "Andrzej" Viktor Schally, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1977 MP

Andrzej Viktor "Andrew" Schally (born November 30, 1926) is an American endocrinologist and Nobel Prize laureate (1977) in medicine, sharing the prize that year with Roger Guillemin and Rosalyn Sussman...

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Daniel Carleton Gajdusek, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1976 MP (1923 - 2008)

Daniel Carleton Gajdusek (pronounced GUY-dah-shek;[needs IPA] September 9, 1923 – December 12, 2008) was an American physician and medical researcher who was the co-recipient (with Baruch S. Blu...

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Howard Martin Temin, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1975 MP (1934 - 1994)

Howard Martin Temin (December 10, 1934 – February 9, 1994) was a U.S. geneticist. Along with Renato Dulbecco and David Baltimore he discovered reverse transcriptase in the 1970s at the Universit...

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Renato Dulbecco, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1975 MP (1914 - 2012)

Renato Dulbecco (February 22, 1914 – February 19, 2012) was a virologist, born in Italy and a naturalized American citizen, who won the 1975 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his work on...

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George E. Palade MP (1912 - 2008)

George Emil Palade (November 19, 1912 – October 8, 2008) was a Romanian-American cell biologist. He was described as "the most influential cell biologist ever"; in 1974 he was awarded the Nobel ...

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Albert Claude, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1974 MP (1899 - 1983)

Albert Claude (24 August 1899 – 22 May 1983) was a Belgian medical doctor and cell biologist who shared the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1974 with Christian de Duve and George Emil P...

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