The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1983
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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1983 was awarded to Barbara McClintock "for her discovery of mobile genetic elements".
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Thomas H. Morgan
"for his discoveries concerning the role played by the chromosome in heredity"
Edward B. Lewis
"for their discoveries concerning the genetic control of early embryonic development"
Elizabeth H. Blackburn
"for the discovery of how chromosomes are protected by telomeres and the enzyme telomerase"