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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1986
Stanley Cohen, Rita Levi-Montalcini

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Rita Levi-Montalcini - Facts

Rita Levi-Montalcini

Rita Levi-Montalcini

Born: 22 April 1909, Turin, Italy

Died: 30 December 2012, Rome, Italy

Affiliation at the time of the award: Institute of Cell Biology of the C.N.R, Rome, Italy

Prize motivation: "for their discoveries of growth factors"

Field: biochemistry, cell physiology

Prize share: 1/2

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