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The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2002
John B. Fenn, Koichi Tanaka, Kurt Wüthrich

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The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2002

John B. Fenn

John B. Fenn

Prize share: 1/4

Koichi Tanaka

Koichi Tanaka

Prize share: 1/4

Kurt Wüthrich

Kurt Wüthrich

Prize share: 1/2

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2002 was awarded "for the development of methods for identification and structure analyses of biological macromolecules" with one half jointly to John B. Fenn and Koichi Tanaka "for their development of soft desorption ionisation methods for mass spectrometric analyses of biological macromolecules" and the other half to Kurt Wüthrich "for his development of nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy for determining the three-dimensional structure of biological macromolecules in solution".

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