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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1930
Karl Landsteiner

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Karl Landsteiner - Facts

Karl Landsteiner

Karl Landsteiner

Born: 14 June 1868, Vienna, Austrian Empire (now Austria)

Died: 26 June 1943, New York, NY, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research, New York, NY, USA

Prize motivation: "for his discovery of human blood groups"

Field: hematology

Prize share: 1/1

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