The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1993
Kary B. Mullis, Michael Smith
Born: 26 April 1932, Blackpool, United Kingdom
Died: 4 October 2000, Vancouver, Canada
Affiliation at the time of the award: University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
Prize motivation: "for his fundamental contributions to the establishment of oligonucleotide-based, site-directed mutagenesis and its development for protein studies"