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Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1963
Sir John Eccles, Alan L. Hodgkin, Andrew F. Huxley

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Alan L. Hodgkin - Facts

Alan Lloyd Hodgkin

Alan Lloyd Hodgkin

Born: 5 February 1914, Banbury, United Kingdom

Died: 20 December 1998, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Affiliation at the time of the award: University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Prize motivation: "for their discoveries concerning the ionic mechanisms involved in excitation and inhibition in the peripheral and central portions of the nerve cell membrane"

Field: cell physiology, neurophysiology

Prize share: 1/3

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