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André Frédéric Cournand

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Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to André Frédéric Cournand
Full Name
of the recipient
André Frédéric Cournand
AwardNobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year of Award1956
Share in Award33.3%
Award Shared withWerner Forssmann (33.3%)
Dickinson W. Richards (33.3%)
for the Award
for their discoveries concerning heart catheterization and pathological changes in the circulatory system
at the Time of Award
Columbia University Division, Cardio-Pulmonary Laboratory, Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY, USA
Place of BirthParis, France FRA
Date of Birth24 September 1895
at the time of Award
60 years
Place of DeathGreat Barrington, MA, United States USA
Date of Death19 February 1988
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