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Marshall W. Nirenberg
Marshall Nirenberg
Born April 10, 1927
New York, USA
Died January 15, 2010
Fields Zoology
Biochemistry
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. 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

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