Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1968
For Breaking the Genetic Code
NIRENBERG, Marshall (1927-2010). Jewish, American biochemist and geneticist. Shared the Nobel Prize in 1968 for Physiology or Medicine for breaking the genetic code. He was awarded the National Medal of Science (1964) and the National Medal of Honor (1968) by President Lyndon B. Johnson. Book from his personal library. Laboratory Techniques for the Detection of Hereditary Metabolic Disorders. CRC Press, 1973, 125 pages, illustrated. Signed inside front cover: “Marshall Nirenberg, June 1993, Bethesda”.
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