Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1989
J. Michael Bishop, Harold E. Varmus

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J. Michael Bishop - Facts

J. Michael Bishop

J. Michael Bishop

Born: 22 February 1936, York, PA, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: University of California School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA, USA

Prize motivation: "for their discovery of the cellular origin of retroviral oncogenes"

Field: medical oncology

Prize share: 1/2

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