Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

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

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Koichi Tanaka - Facts

Koichi Tanaka

Koichi Tanaka

Born: 3 August 1959, Toyama City, Japan

Affiliation at the time of the award: Shimadzu Corp., Kyoto, Japan

Prize motivation: "for their development of soft desorption ionisation methods for mass spectrometric analyses of biological macromolecules"

Field: physical chemical methodology

Prize share: 1/4

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