The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1962
Francis Crick, James Watson, Maurice Wilkins
Francis Harry Compton Crick
Born: 8 June 1916, Northampton, United Kingdom
Died: 28 July 2004, San Diego, CA, USA
Affiliation at the time of the award: MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, United Kingdom
Prize motivation: "for their discoveries concerning the molecular structure of nucleic acids and its significance for information transfer in living material"
Field: genetics, molecular biology
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