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Thomas Huckle Weller

nobel prize for medicine

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Thomas Huckle Weller
Full Name
of the recipient
Thomas Huckle Weller
AwardNobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year of Award1954
Share in Award33.3%
Award Shared withJohn Franklin Enders (33.3%)
Frederick Chapman Robbins (33.3%)
for the Award
for their discovery of the ability of poliomyelitis viruses to grow in cultures of various types of tissue
at the Time of Award
Research Division of Infectious Diseases, Children's Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
Place of BirthAnn Arbor, MI, United States USA
Date of Birth15 June 1915
at the time of Award
38 years
Place of DeathNeedham, MA, United States USA
Date of Death23 August 2008
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