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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1998
Robert F. Furchgott, Louis J. Ignarro, Ferid Murad

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Louis J. Ignarro - Facts

Louis J. Ignarro

Louis J. Ignarro

Born: 31 May 1941, Brooklyn, NY, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: University of California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Prize motivation: "for their discoveries concerning nitric oxide as a signalling molecule in the cardiovascular system"

Field: cardiovascular physiology, pharmacology

Prize share: 1/3

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