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|Born||1949 (age 71–72)|
|Alma mater||University of East Anglia (BSc)
King's College London (PhD)
|Known for||Hepatitis C
|Awards||Karl Landsteiner Memorial Award (1992)
Robert Koch Prize (1993)
William Beaumont Prize (1994)
Lasker Award (2000)
Gairdner Foundation International Award (2013 – declined)
Nobel Prize for Medicine (2020)
|Institutions||University of Alberta
|Thesis||RNA Polymerases and Transcription in the Chicken Oviduct (1977)|
Michael Houghton (born 1949) is a British scientist. He co-discovered Hepatitis C in 1989. He also co-discovered the Hepatitis D genome in 1986.
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