Carol W. Greider
Born: 15 April 1961, San Diego, CA, USA
Affiliation at the time of the award: Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
Prize motivation: "for the discovery of how chromosomes are protected by telomeres and the enzyme telomerase"
Prize share: 1/3
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