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

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Maurice Wilkins - Facts

Maurice Hugh Frederick Wilkins

Maurice Hugh Frederick Wilkins

Born: 15 December 1916, Pongaroa, New Zealand

Died: 5 October 2004, London, United Kingdom

Affiliation at the time of the award: London University, London, 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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