Lists of Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Lists of Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes 2006

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John C. Mather and George F. Smoot

"for their discovery of the blackbody form and anisotropy of the cosmic microwave background radiation"

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Roger D. Kornberg

"for his studies of the molecular basis of eukaryotic transcription"

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Andrew Z. Fire and Craig C. Mello

"for their discovery of RNA interference - gene silencing by double-stranded RNA"

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Orhan Pamuk

"who in the quest for the melancholic soul of his native city has discovered new symbols for the clash and interlacing of cultures"

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Muhammad Yunus and Grameen Bank

"for their efforts to create economic and social development from below"

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Edmund S. Phelps

"for his analysis of intertemporal tradeoffs in macroeconomic policy"

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