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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1966
Peyton Rous, Charles B. Huggins

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Charles B. Huggins - Facts

Charles Brenton Huggins

Charles Brenton Huggins

Born: 22 September 1901, Halifax, Canada

Died: 12 January 1997, Chicago, IL, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: University of Chicago, Ben May Laboratory for Cancer Research, Chicago, IL, USA

Prize motivation: "for his discoveries concerning hormonal treatment of prostatic cancer"

Field: endocrinology, medical oncology

Prize share: 1/2

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