The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1982
Sune K. Bergström, Bengt I. Samuelsson, John R. Vane
John R. Vane
Born: 29 March 1927, Tardebigg, United Kingdom
Died: 19 November 2004, Farnborough, United Kingdom
Affiliation at the time of the award: The Wellcome Research Laboratories, Beckenham, United Kingdom
Prize motivation: "for their discoveries concerning prostaglandins and related biologically active substances"
Field: biochemistry, chemistry
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