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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1960
Sir Frank Macfarlane Burnet, Peter Medawar

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Peter Medawar - Facts

Peter Brian Medawar

Peter Brian Medawar

Born: 28 February 1915, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Died: 2 October 1987, London, United Kingdom

Affiliation at the time of the award: University College, London, United Kingdom

Prize motivation: "for discovery of acquired immunological tolerance"

Field: immunity

Prize share: 1/2

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