J. Robin Warren
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2005
Born: 11 June 1937, Adelaide, Australia
Affiliation at the time of the award: , Perth, Australia
Prize motivation: "for their discovery of the bacterium Helicobacter pylori and its role in gastritis and peptic ulcer disease."
Prize share: 1/2
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