Richard Axel

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This person was awarded a Nobel Prize

Richard Axel (born July 2, 1946 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York)[1] is an American neuroscientist. He won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 2004 for working on the olfactory receptors which he shared with Linda B. Buck.

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  1. "Richard Axel - Autobiography". nobelprize.org. 2011 [last update]. http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/2004/axel.html. Retrieved 27 February 2011.