Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2009
Venkatraman Ramakrishnan, Thomas A. Steitz, Ada E. Yonath

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Thomas A. Steitz - Facts

Thomas A. Steitz

Thomas A. Steitz

Born: 23 August 1940, Milwaukee, WI, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Prize motivation: "for studies of the structure and function of the ribosome"

Field: biochemistry, structural chemistry

Prize share: 1/3

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