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Venkatraman Ramakrishnan

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Venkatraman Ramakrishnan
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Ramakrishnan in 2015
Born1952 (age 66–67)
AwardsNobel Prize in Chemistry (2009)

Venkatraman Ramakrishnan (born 1952) is an Indian-born American-British biochemist and biophysicist[source?]. He received the 2009 Nobel Prize in Chemistry together with Thomas A. Steitz and Ada E. Yonath for studies of the structure and function of the ribosome.[1]

He was born in Chidambaram, Tamil Nadu, India.

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  1. "Venkatraman Ramakrishnan-Facts".