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Marshall W. Nirenberg

nobel prize for medicine

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Marshall W. Nirenberg
Full Name
of the recipient
Marshall W. Nirenberg
AwardNobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year of Award1968
Share in Award33.3%
Award Shared withRobert W. Holley (33.3%)
Har Gobind Khorana (33.3%)
for the Award
for their interpretation of the genetic code and its function in protein synthesis
at the Time of Award
National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
Place of BirthNew York, NY, United States USA
Date of Birth10 April 1927
at the time of Award
40 years
Place of DeathNew York, NY, United States USA
Date of Death15 January 2010
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