Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1956
André F. Cournand, Werner Forssmann, Dickinson W. Richards

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Dickinson W. Richards - Facts

Dickinson W. Richards

Dickinson W. Richards

Born: 30 October 1895, Orange, NJ, USA

Died: 23 February 1973, Lakeville, CT, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: Columbia University, New York, NY, USA

Prize motivation: "for their discoveries concerning heart catheterization and pathological changes in the circulatory system"

Field: cardiovascular physiology

Prize share: 1/3

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