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Feodor Lynen

nobel prize for medicine

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Feodor Lynen
Full Name
of the recipient
Feodor Lynen
AwardNobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year of Award1964
Share in Award50.0%
Award Shared withKonrad Bloch (50.0%)
for the Award
for their discoveries concerning the mechanism and regulation of the cholesterol and fatty acid metabolism
at the Time of Award
Max-Planck-Institut für Zellchemie, Munich, Federal Republic of Germany
Place of BirthMunich, Germany DEU
Date of Birth6 April 1911
at the time of Award
52 years
Place of DeathMunich, Germany DEU
Date of Death6 August 1979
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