Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2002
Sydney Brenner, H. Robert Horvitz, John E. Sulston

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Sydney Brenner - Facts

Sydney Brenner

Sydney Brenner

Born: 13 January 1927, Germiston, South Africa

Affiliation at the time of the award: The Molecular Sciences Institute, Berkeley, CA, USA

Prize motivation: "for their discoveries concerning genetic regulation of organ development and programmed cell death'"

Field: genetics

Prize share: 1/3

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