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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2006
Andrew Z. Fire, Craig C. Mello

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Andrew Z. Fire - Facts

Andrew Z. Fire

Andrew Z. Fire

Born: 27 April 1959, Stanford, CA, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA

Prize motivation: "for their discovery of RNA interference - gene silencing by double-stranded RNA"

Field: genetics, molecular biology

Prize share: 1/2

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