Aaron Ciechanover

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2004
Aaron Ciechanover, Avram Hershko, Irwin Rose

Born: 1 October 1947, Haifa, British Protectorate of Palestine (now Israel)

Affiliation at the time of the award: Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel

Prize motivation: for the discovery of ubiquitin-mediated protein degradation

Field: biochemistry

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