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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1962
Francis Crick, James Watson, Maurice Wilkins

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Francis Crick - Facts

Francis Harry Compton Crick

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

Prize share: 1/3

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