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John B. Gurdon

Developmental biologist John B. Gurdon

Profession: Developmental biologist

Nationality:
England
English

Why Famous: 2012 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine - Induced pluripotent stem cell

Born: October 2, 1933
Birthplace: Dippenhall, Hampshire, England
Age: 87 years old

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra

Events in the Life of John B. Gurdon

  • 2012-10-08 John B. Gurdon and Shinya Yamanaka win the 2012 Nobel Prize for Medicine for their work on reprogramming end stage cells to become pluripotent

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