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Marshall Warren Nirenberg

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Marshall W. Nirenberg
Marshall Nirenberg
Born April 10, 1927
New York, USA
Died January 15, 2010
Fields Zoology
Alma mater University of Florida
University of Michigan
Notable awards Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1968)

Marshall Warren Nirenberg (April 10, 1927 - January 15, 2010) was an American biochemist.[1] He won the 1968 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, along with Robert W. Holley and H. Gobind Khorana, for work on the genetic code and protein synthesis [2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Biography of Marshall W. Nirenberg". The Nobel Foundation. Retrieved 2011-01-04. 
  2. "The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1968". The Nobel Foundation. Retrieved 2011-01-04.