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Françoise Barré-Sinoussi in 2008.
|Born||July 30, 1947
|Known for||Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 2008|
Françoise Barré-Sinoussi (born 30 July 1947 in Paris, France) is a French virologist. She won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 2008 for her discovery of HIV. She shared the Nobel prize with Luc Montagnier and Harald zur Hausen.
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- "Françoise Barré-Sinoussi - Autobiography". nobelprize.org. 2011 [last update]. http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/2008/barre-sinoussi.html. Retrieved 19 February 2011.