The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1988
Sir James W. Black, Gertrude B. Elion, George H. Hitchings
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"
Prize share: 1/3
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