Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

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

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Rodney R. Porter - Facts

Rodney R. Porter

Rodney R. Porter

Born: 8 October 1917, Newton-le-Willows, United Kingdom

Died: 6 September 1985, Winchester, United Kingdom

Affiliation at the time of the award: University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

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

Field: immunity

Prize share: 1/2

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