The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2007
Mario R. Capecchi, Sir Martin J. Evans, Oliver Smithies
Born: 23 June 1925, Halifax, United Kingdom
Affiliation at the time of the award: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
Prize motivation: "for their discoveries of principles for introducing specific gene modifications in mice by the use of embryonic stem cells"
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