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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1970

For their discoveries concerning the humoral transmittors in the nerve terminals and the mechanism for their storage, release and inactivation
Name - Sir Bernard Katz
Date of birth - 26 March 1911
Institutions - University College London, United Kingdom
Country - United Kingdom

Description - Sir Bernard Katz, FRS was a German-born biophysicist, noted for his work on nerve biochemistry. He shared the Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine in 1970 with Julius Axelrod and Ulf von Euler. He was knighted in 1970.


Name - Ulf von Euler
Date of birth - 7 February 1905
Institutions - Karolinska Institutet Stockholm, Sweden
Country - Sweden

Description - Ulf Svante von Euler was a Swedish physiologist and pharmacologist. He won a Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1970 for his work on neurotransmitters.


Name - Julius Axelrod
Date of birth - 30 May 1912
Institutions - National Institutes of Health Bethesda, MD, USA
Country - USA

Description -ulius Axelrod was an American biochemist. He won a share of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1970 along with Bernard Katz and Ulf von Euler.