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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1995
Edward B. Lewis, Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard, Eric F. Wieschaus

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Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard - Facts

Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard

Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard

Born: 20 October 1942, Magdeburg, Germany

Affiliation at the time of the award: Max-Planck-Institut für Entwicklungsbiologie, Tübingen, Federal Republic of Germany

Prize motivation: "for their discoveries concerning the genetic control of early embryonic development"

Field: developmental biology, embryology, genetics

Prize share: 1/3

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