Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1964
Konrad Bloch, Feodor Lynen

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Konrad Bloch - Facts

Konrad Bloch

Konrad Bloch

Born: 21 January 1912, Neisse (now Nysa), Germany (now Poland)

Died: 15 October 2000, Burlington, MA, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA

Prize motivation: "for their discoveries concerning the mechanism and regulation of the cholesterol and fatty acid metabolism"

Field: biochemistry, metabolism, physiology

Prize share: 1/2

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