Bengt I. Samuelsson held his Nobel Lecture on 8 December 1982, at Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm. He was presented by Professor Peter Reichard, Member of the Nobel Committee for Physiology or Medicine.
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From Nobel Lectures, Physiology or Medicine 1981-1990, Editor-in-Charge Tore Frängsmyr, Editor Jan Lindsten, World Scientific Publishing Co., Singapore, 1993
"for his discoveries relating to synthetic compounds that inhibit the action of certain body substances, and especially their action on the vascular system and the skeletal muscles"
"for their discoveries of important principles for drug treatment"
"for his discoveries in connection with the biological combustion processes, with special reference to vitamin C and the catalysis of fumaric acid"