Three’s company for this year’s Noble Prize winners in medicine.
"The discoveries by Blackburn, Greider and Szostak have added a new dimension to our understanding of the cell, shed light on disease mechanisms, and stimulated the development of potential new therapies," the prize committee in Sweden said in a statement.
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The honor includes a 10 million kronor ($1.4 million) cash award.
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