The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2004
Richard Axel, Linda B. Buck
Born: 2 July 1946, New York, NY, USA
Affiliation at the time of the award: Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
Prize motivation: "for their discoveries of odorant receptors and the organization of the olfactory system"
Field: genetics, neurophysiology
Prize share: 1/2
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