The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1991

Erwin Neher

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Prize share: 1/2

Bert Sakmann

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Prize share: 1/2

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1991 was awarded jointly to Erwin Neher and Bert Sakmann "for their discoveries concerning the function of single ion channels in cells."

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