Michael Houghton

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Michael Houghton preliminary portrait

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Michael Houghton
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2020

Born: 30 November 1948, United Kingdom

Affiliation at the time of the award: University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada

Prize motivation: “for the discovery of Hepatitis C virus”

Prize share: 1/3

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