Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1984
Niels K. Jerne, Georges J.F. Köhler, César Milstein

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Niels K. Jerne - Facts

Niels K. Jerne

Niels K. Jerne

Born: 23 December 1911, London, United Kingdom

Died: 7 October 1994, Castillon-du-Gard, France

Affiliation at the time of the award: Basel Institute for Immunology, Basel, Switzerland

Prize motivation: "for theories concerning the specificity in development and control of the immune system and the discovery of the principle for production of monoclonal antibodies"

Field: immunity

Prize share: 1/3

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