The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1972
Gerald M. Edelman, 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"
Prize share: 1/2
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