Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1969
Max Delbrück, Alfred D. Hershey, Salvador E. Luria

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Salvador E. Luria - Facts

Salvador E. Luria

Salvador E. Luria

Born: 13 August 1912, Torino, Italy

Died: 6 February 1991, Lexington, MA, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA, USA

Prize motivation: "for their discoveries concerning the replication mechanism and the genetic structure of viruses"

Field: genetics, virology

Prize share: 1/3

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