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Ernst Boris Chain

nobel prize for medicine

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Ernst Boris Chain
Full Name
of the recipient
Ernst Boris Chain
AwardNobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year of Award1945
Share in Award33.3%
Award Shared withSir Alexander Fleming (33.3%)
Sir Howard Walter Florey (33.3%)
for the Award
for the discovery of penicillin and its curative effect in various infectious diseases
at the Time of Award
University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
Place of BirthBerlin, Germany DEU
Date of Birth19 June 1906
at the time of Award
38 years
Place of DeathMulrany, Ireland IRL
Date of Death12 August 1979
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