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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2011
Bruce A. Beutler, Jules A. Hoffmann, Ralph M. Steinman

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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2011

Bruce A. Beutler

Bruce A. Beutler

Prize share: 1/4

Jules A. Hoffmann

Jules A. Hoffmann

Prize share: 1/4

Ralph M. Steinman

Ralph M. Steinman

Prize share: 1/2

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2011 was divided, one half jointly to Bruce A. Beutler and Jules A. Hoffmann "for their discoveries concerning the activation of innate immunity" and the other half to Ralph M. Steinman "for his discovery of the dendritic cell and its role in adaptive immunity".

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