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The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1975
John Cornforth, Vladimir Prelog

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John Cornforth - Facts

John Warcup Cornforth

John Warcup Cornforth

Born: 7 September 1917, Sydney, Australia

Died: 14 December 2013

Affiliation at the time of the award: University of Sussex, Brighton, United Kingdom

Prize motivation: "for his work on the stereochemistry of enzyme-catalyzed reactions"

Field: organic chemistry, stereochemistry

Prize share: 1/2

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