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