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The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1972
Christian Anfinsen, Stanford Moore, William H. Stein

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Christian Anfinsen - Facts

Christian B. Anfinsen

Christian B. Anfinsen

Born: 26 March 1916, Monessen, PA, USA

Died: 14 May 1995, Randallstown, MD, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA

Prize motivation: "for his work on ribonuclease, especially concerning the connection between the amino acid sequence and the biologically active conformation"

Field: analytical biochemistry, biochemistry

Prize share: 1/2

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