Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1988
Sir James W. Black, Gertrude B. Elion, George H. Hitchings

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Sir James W. Black - Facts

Sir James W. Black

Sir James W. Black

Born: 14 June 1924, Uddingston, Scotland

Died: 21 March 2010

Affiliation at the time of the award: London University, King's College Hospital Medical School, London, United Kingdom

Prize motivation: "for their discoveries of important principles for drug treatment"

Field: pharmacology

Prize share: 1/3

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