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Nobel Prize for Chemistry-2009

Dr. Venkatraman RamakrishnanDr. Venkatraman Ramakrishnan

Nobel prize for Chemistry 2009 was declared on Wednesday in Stockholm. Indian born, US citizen,  Dr. Venkatraman Ramakrishnan won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry and the same he shared with  Thomas A Steitz of US and Ada E Yonath from Israel.  Royal Swedish Academy said that Nobel Prize was awarded to them” for studies of the structure and function of the Ribosome”. One of the core processes in life. Ribosomes generated protein, which regulate chemistry in all living organisms. Modern researches for the development of antibiotic are based on their work.


Posted by on 06/10/2009 in Nobel Prize


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