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

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Peyton Rous - Facts

Peyton Rous

Peyton Rous

Born: 5 October 1879, Baltimore, MD, USA

Died: 16 February 1972, New York, NY, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: Rockefeller University, New York, NY, USA

Prize motivation: "for his discovery of tumour-inducing viruses"

Field: medical oncology, virology

Prize share: 1/2

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