The Nobel Prize in Medicine and Physiology is one of the most prestigious awards in the field of medicine in the world. The prize, which was first awarded in 1901, is one of six in various fields that are together referred to as the Nobel Prizes. The Nobel Prize in Medicine and Physiology began because Swedish inventor Alfred Nobel, who invented explosive dynamite, directed its creation in his will along with prizes in peace, chemistry, and literature. An economics prize was added years... więcej
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