The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1958
George Beadle, Edward Tatum, Joshua Lederberg
Edward Lawrie Tatum
Born: 14 December 1909, Boulder, CO, USA
Died: 5 November 1975, New York, NY, USA
Affiliation at the time of the award: Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research, New York, NY, USA
Prize motivation: "for their discovery that genes act by regulating definite chemical events"
Prize share: 1/4
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