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Daniel M. Nathans M.D.

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1978
Nobel co-recipients Werner Arber, Hamilton O. Smith
National Medal of Science - Biological Sciences 1993

Physician, Molecular Biologist - Genetics. Restriction enzymes and their application to molecular genetics. Groundwork for human genome project, drug insulin. Able administrator - high signal-to-noise ratio.

"Valuable internship year in medicine with masterful clinician Robert Loeb; The glimpses of human strength and frailty that a physician sees are still with me."


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Nathans, Daniel, John L. Fahey, and Michael Potter. "The Formation of Myeloma Protein by a Mouse Plasma Cell Tumor." Journal of Experimental Medicine 108, 1 ([1 July 1958]): 121-130. Article. 10 Images

Nathans, Daniel, G. Notani, J. H. Schwartz, and Norton D. Zinder. "Biosynthesis of the Coat Protein of Coliphage f2 by E. Coli Extracts." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 48, 8 ([15 August 1962]): 1424-1431. Article. 8 Images

Danna, Kathleen J., and Daniel Nathans. "Specific Cleavage of Simian Virus 40 DNA by Restriction Endonuclease of Hemophilus Influenzae." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 68, 12 (December 1971): 2913-2917. Article. 5 Images

Nathans, Daniel. "A Molecular Approach to Carcinogenesis: Dissecting the Genome of a Small Tumor Virus." Johns Hopkins Medical Journal 139, (1976): 99-120. Article. 21 Images

Linzer, Daniel I. H., and Daniel Nathans. "Growth-Related Changes in Specific mRNAs of Cultured Mouse Cells." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 80, 14 ([15 July 1983]): 4271-4275. Article. 5 Images

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Name: Daniel M. Nathans
Birth: 30 October 1928, Wilmington, DE, USA
Death: 16 November 1999, Baltimore, MD, USA
Institution: Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
Award: "for the discovery of restriction enzymes and their application to problems of molecular genetics"
Subject: Genetics, molecular biology
Portion of cash: 1/3
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