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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George H. Hitchings - Facts

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"

Field: pharmacology

Prize share: 1/3

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