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George Wells Beadle

nobel prize for medicine

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to George Wells Beadle
Full Name
of the recipient
George Wells Beadle
AwardNobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year of Award1958
Share in Award25.0%
Award Shared withEdward Lawrie Tatum (25.0%)
Joshua Lederberg (50.0%)
for the Award
for their discovery that genes act by regulating definite chemical events
at the Time of Award
California Institute of Technology (Caltech), Pasadena, CA, USA
Place of BirthWahoo, NE, United States USA
Date of Birth22 October 1903
at the time of Award
54 years
Place of DeathPomona, CF, United States USA
Date of Death9 June 1989
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