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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2007
Mario R. Capecchi, Sir Martin J. Evans, Oliver Smithies

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Oliver Smithies - Facts

Oliver Smithies

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"

Field: genetics

Prize share: 1/3

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