Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1978
Werner Arber, Daniel Nathans, Hamilton O. Smith

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Werner Arber - Facts

Werner Arber

Werner Arber

Born: 3 June 1929, Gränichen, Switzerland

Affiliation at the time of the award: Biozentrum der Universität, Basel, Switzerland

Prize motivation: "for the discovery of restriction enzymes and their application to problems of molecular genetics"

Field: genetics, molecular biology

Prize share: 1/3

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