The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1965
François Jacob, André Lwoff, Jacques Monod
Born: 17 June 1920, Nancy, France
Died: 19 April 2013, Paris, France
Affiliation at the time of the award: Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
Prize motivation: "for their discoveries concerning genetic control of enzyme and virus synthesis"
Field: genetics, molecular biology
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