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Hartmut Michel

Hartmut Michel is a German biochemist who at age 40 received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1988 together with Johann Deisenhofer and Robert Huber “for the determination of the three-dimensional structure of a photosynthetic reaction centre“. They were the first to succeed in unravelling the full picture of how a membrane protein is built up.

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Eva Ortega-Paino has a PhD in chemistry (biochemistry and molecular biology) from the Complutense University of Madrid, completing her doctoral thesis at the Immunology Department at Ramón y Cajal Hospital in Madrid.

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Portrait of Ardem Patapoutian

Ardem Patapoutian is a molecular biologist specialising in sensory transduction. His research has led to the identification of novel ion channels and receptors activated by temperature, mechanical force, and increased cell volume.

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Laura Sprechmann

Laura Sprechmann is CEO for Nobel Prize Outreach, the company that aims to spread knowledge and raise interest in the Nobel Prize-awarded achievements to a global audience, through digital media and international events.

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