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Sir John Carew Eccles

nobel prize for medicine

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Sir John Carew Eccles
Full Name
of the recipient
Sir John Carew Eccles
AwardNobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year of Award1963
Share in Award33.3%
Award Shared withAlan Lloyd Hodgkin (33.3%)
Andrew Fielding Huxley (33.3%)
for the Award
for their discoveries concerning the ionic mechanisms involved in excitation and inhibition in the peripheral and central portions of the nerve cell membrane
at the Time of Award
Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
Place of BirthMelbourne, Australia AUS
Date of Birth27 January 1903
at the time of Award
59 years
Place of DeathContra, Switzerland CHE
Date of Death2 May 1997
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