The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1991
Erwin Neher, Bert Sakmann
Born: 12 June 1942, Stuttgart, Germany
Affiliation at the time of the award: Max-Planck-Institut für medizinische Forschung, Heidelberg, Federal Republic of Germany
Prize motivation: "for their discoveries concerning the function of single ion channels in cells"
Field: cell physiology
Prize share: 1/2
Try to save some patients and learn about human blood types!
All you want to know about the Medicine Prize!
Read more about the Medicine Prize during the past century