Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1933
Thomas H. Morgan

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Thomas H. Morgan - Facts

Thomas Hunt Morgan

Thomas Hunt Morgan

Born: 25 September 1866, Lexington, KY, USA

Died: 4 December 1945, Pasadena, CA, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: California Institute of Technology (Caltech), Pasadena, CA, USA

Prize motivation: "for his discoveries concerning the role played by the chromosome in heredity"

Field: genetics

Prize share: 1/1

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