Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1999
Günter Blobel

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Günter Blobel - Facts

Günter Blobel

Günter Blobel

Born: 21 May 1936, Waltersdorf (now Niegoslawice), Germany (now Poland)

Affiliation at the time of the award: Rockefeller University, New York, NY, USA, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Prize motivation: "for the discovery that proteins have intrinsic signals that govern their transport and localization in the cell"

Field: cell physiology

Prize share: 1/1

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