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

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Hamilton O. Smith - Facts

Hamilton O. Smith

Hamilton O. Smith

Born: 23 August 1931, New York, NY, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA

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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