Who Won the 1971
Nobel Prize Medicine

Earl Wilbur Sutherland, Jr.

1970 Nobel Prize Medicine Winner
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A bug in the system: the growing problem with antibiotics
The National
When Alexander Fleming was awarded the Nobel Prize in Medicine in 1945 for his discovery of the first antibiotic, penicillin, he issued one note of warning. “The time may come when penicillin can be bought by anyone in the shops,” he said in his Nobel ...

1971 Nobel Prize Medicine Winner Earl Wilbur Sutherland, Jr. News

Poor, restive French town once housed Nobel prize creator
Expatica France
In 1890, the bachelor millionaire left Sevran and died in Italy five years later, bequeathing his fortune to the creation of the now famous prizes for medicine, physics, chemistry, literature and peace. Albert Einstein, whose theory of relativity laid ...

1971 Nobel Prize Medicine Winner Earl Wilbur Sutherland, Jr. News

Genetics research to revolutionise medicine, says Nobel laureate
Irish Times
He won a shared Nobel Prize in chemistry in 2004 for his study of how the body breaks down and disposes of unwanted proteins. “We are part of a revolution that will change the whole world of medicine,” he said. New methods that grew out of molecular ...

1971 Nobel Prize Medicine Winner Earl Wilbur Sutherland, Jr. News

Winning A Nobel: The Inside Story
General Surgery News
In early October, the Assembly decides on the winner by majority vote and the new Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine is announced. This decision is final; there are no appeals. Although this process sounds deliberate and structured in theory, it ...

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