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Roger W. Sperry

nobel prize for medicine

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Roger W. Sperry
Full Name
of the recipient
Roger W. Sperry
AwardNobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year of Award1981
Share in Award50.0%
Award Shared withDavid H. Hubel (25.0%)
Torsten N. Wiesel (25.0%)
for the Award
for his discoveries concerning the functional specialization of the cerebral hemispheres
at the Time of Award
California Institute of Technology (Caltech), Pasadena, CA, USA
Place of BirthHartford, CT, United States USA
Date of Birth19 August 1913
at the time of Award
67 years
Place of DeathPasadena, CA, United States USA
Date of Death17 April 1994
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