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Oliver Smithies

nobel prize for medicine

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Oliver Smithies
Full Name
of the recipient
Oliver Smithies
AwardNobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year of Award2007
Share in Award33.3%
Award Shared withMario R. Capecchi (33.3%)
Sir Martin J. Evans (33.3%)
for the Award
for their discoveries of principles for introducing specific gene modifications in mice by the use of embryonic stem cells
at the Time of Award
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
Place of BirthHalifax, United Kingdom GBR
Date of Birth23 June 1925
at the time of Award
81 years
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