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Sir Howard Walter Florey

nobel prize for medicine

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Sir Howard Walter Florey
Full Name
of the recipient
Sir Howard Walter Florey
AwardNobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year of Award1945
Share in Award33.3%
Award Shared withSir Alexander Fleming (33.3%)
Ernst Boris Chain (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 BirthAdelaide, Australia AUS
Date of Birth24 September 1898
at the time of Award
46 years
Place of DeathOxford, United Kingdom GBR
Date of Death21 February 1968
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