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Jack W. Szostak

nobel prize for medicine

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Jack W. Szostak
Full Name
of the recipient
Jack W. Szostak
AwardNobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year of Award2009
Share in Award33.3%
Award Shared withElizabeth H. Blackburn (33.3%)
Carol W. Greider (33.3%)
for the Award
for the discovery of how chromosomes are protected by telomeres and the enzyme telomerase
at the Time of Award
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Place of BirthLondon, United Kingdom GBR
Date of Birth9 November 1952
at the time of Award
56 years
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