The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2008
Harald zur Hausen, Françoise Barré-Sinoussi, Luc Montagnier
Born: 18 August 1932, Chabris, France
Affiliation at the time of the award: World Foundation for AIDS Research and Prevention, Paris, France
Prize motivation: "for their discovery of human immunodeficiency virus"
Field: disease transmission, immunity, virology
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