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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1970
Sir Bernard Katz, Ulf von Euler, Julius Axelrod

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Julius Axelrod - Facts

Julius Axelrod

Julius Axelrod

Born: 30 May 1912, New York, NY, USA

Died: 29 December 2004, Rockville, MD, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA

Prize motivation: "for their discoveries concerning the humoral transmittors in the nerve terminals and the mechanism for their storage, release and inactivation"

Field: neurophysiology

Prize share: 1/3

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