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Haldan Keffer Hartline
Haldan Keffer Hartline, circa 1958
Born (1903-12-22)December 22, 1903
Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania
Died March 17, 1983(1983-03-17) (aged 79)
Fallston, Maryland
Nationality United States
Fields physiologist
Institutions University of Pennsylvania
Johns Hopkins University
Alma mater Lafayette College
Johns Hopkins University
Doctoral advisor August Herman Pfund
Known for vision
Notable awards Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1967)

Haldan Keffer Hartline ForMemRS (December 22, 1903 – March 17, 1983) was an American physiologist. He was a co-winner (with George Wald and Ragnar Granit) of the 1967 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his work in analyzing the neurophysiological mechanisms of vision.


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