Gregg L. Semenza


Gregg L. Semenza

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Gregg L. Semenza
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2019

Born: 1956, New York, NY, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA

Prize motivation: "for their discoveries of how cells sense and adapt to oxygen availability."

Prize share: 1/3

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