The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1950

Edward Calvin Kendall

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Prize share: 1/3

Tadeus Reichstein

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Prize share: 1/3

Philip Showalter Hench

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Prize share: 1/3

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1950 was awarded jointly to Edward Calvin Kendall, Tadeus Reichstein and Philip Showalter Hench "for their discoveries relating to the hormones of the adrenal cortex, their structure and biological effects."

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