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Alan Lloyd Hodgkin

nobel prize for medicine

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Alan Lloyd Hodgkin
Full Name
of the recipient
Alan Lloyd Hodgkin
AwardNobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year of Award1963
Share in Award33.3%
Award Shared withSir John Carew Eccles (33.3%)
Andrew Fielding Huxley (33.3%)
for the Award
for their discoveries concerning the ionic mechanisms involved in excitation and inhibition in the peripheral and central portions of the nerve cell membrane
at the Time of Award
University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
Place of BirthBanbury, United Kingdom GBR
Date of Birth5 February 1914
at the time of Award
48 years
Place of DeathCambridge, United Kingdom GBR
Date of Death20 December 1998
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