Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1950
Edward C. Kendall, Tadeus Reichstein, Philip S. Hench

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Tadeus Reichstein - Facts

Tadeus Reichstein

Tadeus Reichstein

Born: 20 July 1897, Wloclawek, Poland

Died: 1 August 1996, Basel, Switzerland

Affiliation at the time of the award: Basel University, Basel, Switzerland

Prize motivation: "for their discoveries relating to the hormones of the adrenal cortex, their structure and biological effects"

Field: biochemistry, endocrinology

Prize share: 1/3

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