Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1983
Barbara McClintock

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Barbara McClintock - Facts

Barbara McClintock

Barbara McClintock

Born: 16 June 1902, Hartford, CT, USA

Died: 2 September 1992, Huntington, NY, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Cold Spring Harbor, NY, USA

Prize motivation: "for her discovery of mobile genetic elements"

Field: genetics

Prize share: 1/1

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