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Philip Showalter Hench

nobel prize for medicine

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Philip Showalter Hench
Full Name
of the recipient
Philip Showalter Hench
AwardNobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year of Award1950
Share in Award33.3%
Award Shared withEdward Calvin Kendall (33.3%)
Tadeus Reichstein (33.3%)
for the Award
for their discoveries relating to the hormones of the adrenal cortex, their structure and biological effects
at the Time of Award
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
Place of BirthPittsburgh, PA, United States USA
Date of Birth28 February 1896
at the time of Award
53 years
Place of DeathOcho Rios, Jamaica JAM
Date of Death30 March 1965
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