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Frederick Chapman Robbins

nobel prize for medicine

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Frederick Chapman Robbins
Full Name
of the recipient
Frederick Chapman Robbins
AwardNobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year of Award1954
Share in Award33.3%
Award Shared withJohn Franklin Enders (33.3%)
Thomas Huckle Weller (33.3%)
for the Award
for their discovery of the ability of poliomyelitis viruses to grow in cultures of various types of tissue
at the Time of Award
Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
Place of BirthAuburn, AL, United States USA
Date of Birth25 August 1916
at the time of Award
37 years
Place of DeathCleveland, OH, United States USA
Date of Death4 August 2003
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