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