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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1997
Stanley B. Prusiner

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Stanley B. Prusiner - Facts

Stanley B. Prusiner

Stanley B. Prusiner

Born: 28 May 1942, Des Moines, IA, USA

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

Prize motivation: "for his discovery of Prions - a new biological principle of infection"

Field: disease transmission

Prize share: 1/1

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