The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2004
Aaron Ciechanover, Avram Hershko, Irwin Rose
Born: 1 October 1947, Haifa, British Protectorate of Palestine (now Israel)
Affiliation at the time of the award: Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
Prize motivation: "for the discovery of ubiquitin-mediated protein degradation"