Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1981
Roger W. Sperry, David H. Hubel, Torsten N. Wiesel

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Torsten N. Wiesel - Facts

Torsten N. Wiesel

Torsten N. Wiesel

Born: 3 June 1924, Uppsala, Sweden

Affiliation at the time of the award: Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

Prize motivation: "for their discoveries concerning information processing in the visual system"

Field: neurophysiology, ocular physiology

Prize share: 1/4

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