The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2003

Peter Agre

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Prize share: 1/2

Roderick MacKinnon

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Prize share: 1/2

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2003 was divided equally between Peter Agre "for the discovery of water channels" and Roderick MacKinnon "for structural and mechanistic studies of ion channels."

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