The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1988
Sir James W. Black, Gertrude B. Elion, George H. Hitchings
George H. Hitchings
Born: 18 April 1905, Hoquiam, WA, USA
Died: 27 February 1998, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
Affiliation at the time of the award: Wellcome Research Laboratories, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
Prize motivation: "for their discoveries of important principles for drug treatment"
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