Tasuku Honjo

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Tasuku Honjo

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Tasuku Honjo
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2018

Born: 27 January 1942, Kyoto, Japan

Affiliation at the time of the award: Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan

Prize motivation: "for their discovery of cancer therapy by inhibition of negative immune regulation."

Prize share: 1/2

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