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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2009
Elizabeth H. Blackburn, Carol W. Greider, Jack W. Szostak

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Carol W. Greider - Facts

Carol W. Greider

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"

Field: genetics

Prize share: 1/3

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