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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1980
Baruj Benacerraf, Jean Dausset, George D. Snell

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Jean Dausset - Facts

Jean Dausset

Jean Dausset

Born: 19 October 1916, Toulouse, France

Died: 6 June 2009, Palma, Majorca, Spain

Affiliation at the time of the award: Université de Paris, Laboratoire Immuno-Hématologie, Paris, France

Prize motivation: "for their discoveries concerning genetically determined structures on the cell surface that regulate immunological reactions"

Field: immunity, transplantation immunology

Prize share: 1/3

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