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Francis Harry Compton Crick

nobel prize for medicine

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Francis Harry Compton Crick
Full Name
of the recipient
Francis Harry Compton Crick
AwardNobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year of Award1962
Share in Award33.3%
Award Shared withJames Dewey Watson (33.3%)
Maurice Hugh Frederick Wilkins (33.3%)
for the Award
for their discoveries concerning the molecular structure of nucleic acids and its significance for information transfer in living material
at the Time of Award
MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, United Kingdom
Place of BirthNorthampton, United Kingdom GBR
Date of Birth8 June 1916
at the time of Award
45 years
Place of DeathSan Diego, CA, United States USA
Date of Death28 July 2004
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