The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1954
John F. Enders, Thomas H. Weller, Frederick C. Robbins
John Franklin Enders
Born: 10 February 1897, West Hartford, CT, USA
Died: 8 September 1985, Waterford, CT, USA
Affiliation at the time of the award: Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA, Research Division of Infectious Diseases, Children's Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
Prize motivation: "for their discovery of the ability of poliomyelitis viruses to grow in cultures of various types of tissue"
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