Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1934
George H. Whipple, George R. Minot, William P. Murphy

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George H. Whipple - Facts

George Hoyt Whipple

George Hoyt Whipple

Born: 28 August 1878, Ashland, NH, USA

Died: 1 February 1976, Rochester, NY, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, USA

Prize motivation: "for their discoveries concerning liver therapy in cases of anaemia"

Field: hematology

Prize share: 1/3

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