Lists of Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Lectures in Physiology or Medicine 1991-1995


Edited by Nils Ringertz (Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm)

Below is a list of the Nobel Laureates in in Physiology or Medicine for the period 1991-1995 with a description of the work awarded with the Nobel Prize:

(1991) E Neher and B Sakmann - for their discoveries concerning the function of single ion channels in cells;

(1992) E H Fischer and E G Krebs - for their discoveries concerning reversible protein phosphorylation as a biological regulatory mechanism;

(1993) R J Roberts and P A Sharp - for their discoveries of split genes;

(1994) A G Gilman and M Rodbell - for their discovery of G-proteins and the role of these proteins in signal transduction in cells;

(1995) E B Lewis, C Nüsslein-Volhard and E F Wieschaus - for their discoveries concerning the genetic control of early embryonic development.

Pub. date: July 1997
ISBN 981-02-3061-3 (hardcover)
ISBN 981-02-3062-1 (paperback)

World Scientific Publishing Company 


Copyright © The Nobel Foundation
Share this:
To cite this page
MLA style: "Nobel Lectures in Physiology or Medicine 1991-1995". Nobel Media AB 2014. Web. 19 Dec 2014. <>


On 27 November 1895 Alfred Nobel signed his last will in Paris.


Try to save some patients and learn about human blood types!


Discover the 2012 awarded research on stem cells and cell signalling.