Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1996
Peter C. Doherty, Rolf M. Zinkernagel

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Peter C. Doherty - Facts

Peter C. Doherty

Peter C. Doherty

Born: 15 October 1940, Brisbane, Australia

Affiliation at the time of the award: St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA

Prize motivation: "for their discoveries concerning the specificity of the cell mediated immune defence"

Field: immunity

Prize share: 1/2

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