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

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Harold E. Varmus - Facts

Harold E. Varmus

Harold E. Varmus

Born: 18 December 1939, Oceanside, NY, 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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