Prof. Dr. Mario R. Capecchi

Nationality Italy

Institution University of Utah/ Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Award 2007

Discipline Physiology/Medicine

Co-recipients Oliver Smithies, Sir Martin J. Evans

Motivation"for their discoveries of principles for introducing specific gene modifications in mice by the use of embryonic stem cells."

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