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The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1980
Paul Berg, Walter Gilbert, Frederick Sanger

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Paul Berg - Facts

Paul Berg

Paul Berg

Born: 30 June 1926, New York, NY, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA

Prize motivation: "for his fundamental studies of the biochemistry of nucleic acids, with particular regard to recombinant-DNA"

Field: biochemistry

Prize share: 1/2

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