The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1997
Paul D. Boyer, John E. Walker, Jens C. Skou
John E. Walker
Born: 7 January 1941, Halifax, United Kingdom
Affiliation at the time of the award: MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, United Kingdom
Prize motivation: "for their elucidation of the enzymatic mechanism underlying the synthesis of adenosine triphosphate (ATP)"