The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1986
Stanley Cohen, Rita Levi-Montalcini
Born: 17 November 1922, Brooklyn, NY, USA
Affiliation at the time of the award: Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, USA
Prize motivation: "for their discoveries of growth factors"
Field: biochemistry, cell physiology
Prize share: 1/2
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