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The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1961
Melvin Calvin

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Melvin Calvin - Facts

Melvin Calvin

Melvin Calvin

Born: 8 April 1911, St. Paul, MN, USA

Died: 8 January 1997, Berkeley, CA, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA

Prize motivation: "for his research on the carbon dioxide assimilation in plants"

Field: biochemistry

Prize share: 1/1

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