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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1972
Gerald M. Edelman, Rodney R. Porter

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Gerald M. Edelman - Facts

Gerald M. Edelman

Gerald M. Edelman

Born: 1 July 1929, New York, NY, USA

Died: 17 May 2014, La Jolla, CA, USA

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

Prize motivation: "for their discoveries concerning the chemical structure of antibodies"

Field: immunity

Prize share: 1/2

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