The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2005
Barry J. Marshall, J. Robin Warren
Barry J. Marshall
Born: 30 September 1951, Kalgoorlie, Australia
Affiliation at the time of the award: NHMRC Helicobacter pylori Research Laboratory, QEII Medical Centre, Nedlands, Australia, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
Prize motivation: "for their discovery of the bacterium Helicobacter pylori and its role in gastritis and peptic ulcer disease"
Field: bacteriology, disease transmission, gastroenterology
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