Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1989
Sidney Altman, Thomas R. Cech

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Thomas R. Cech - Facts

Thomas R. Cech

Thomas R. Cech

Born: 8 December 1947, Chicago, IL, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, USA

Prize motivation: "for their discovery of catalytic properties of RNA"

Field: biochemistry

Prize share: 1/2

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