The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2013
James E. Rothman, Randy W. Schekman, Thomas C. Südhof
Thomas C. Südhof
Born: 22 December 1955, Goettingen, Germany
Affiliation at the time of the award: Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Prize motivation: "for their discoveries of machinery regulating vesicle traffic, a major transport system in our cells"
Field: cell physiology
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