The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1980
Baruj Benacerraf, Jean Dausset, George D. Snell
George D. Snell
Born: 19 December 1903, Bradford, MA, USA
Died: 6 June 1996, Bar Harbor, ME, USA
Affiliation at the time of the award: Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME, USA
Prize motivation: "for their discoveries concerning genetically determined structures on the cell surface that regulate immunological reactions"
Field: genetics, immunity, transplantation immunology
Prize share: 1/3
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