Har Gobind Khorana

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Har Gobind Khorana
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Born9 January, 1922
Died9 November, 2011
NationalityIndia
AwardsNobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

Har Gobind Khorana (also known as Hargobind Khorana; 9 January 1922 – 9 November 2011)[1][2] was a biochemist. He shared the 1968 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine with Marshall W. Nirenberg and Robert W. Holley. He is from part of a poor family in Kolkata. In 1938 with his uncle, aunt, and cousin, they moved to Lahore except his parents and did college in Lahore.

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  1. Caruthers, M.; Wells, R. (2011). "Har Gobind Khorana (1922-2011)". Science. 334 (6062): 1511. doi:10.1126/science.1217138. PMID 22174242.CS1 maint: multiple names: authors list (link)
  2. Rajbhandary, U. L. (2011). "Har Gobind Khorana (1922–2011)". Nature. 480 (7377): 322. doi:10.1038/480322a.