The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1989
Sidney Altman, Thomas R. Cech
Born: 7 May 1939, Montreal, Canada
Affiliation at the time of the award: Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
Prize motivation: "for their discovery of catalytic properties of RNA"
Prize share: 1/2
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