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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1977
Roger Guillemin, Andrew V. Schally, Rosalyn Yalow

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Andrew V. Schally - Facts

Andrew V. Schally

Andrew V. Schally

Born: 30 November 1926, Wilno (now Vilnius), Poland (now Lithuania)

Affiliation at the time of the award: Veterans Administration Hospital, New Orleans, LA, USA

Prize motivation: "for their discoveries concerning the peptide hormone production of the brain"

Field: biochemistry, endocrinology, metabolism

Prize share: 1/4

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