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Carol W. Greider

nobel prize for medicine

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Carol W. Greider
Full Name
of the recipient
Carol W. Greider
AwardNobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year of Award2009
Share in Award33.3%
Award Shared withElizabeth H. Blackburn (33.3%)
Jack W. Szostak (33.3%)
for the Award
for the discovery of how chromosomes are protected by telomeres and the enzyme telomerase
at the Time of Award
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
Place of BirthSan Diego, CA, United States USA
Date of Birth15 April 1961
at the time of Award
47 years
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