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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1993

For their discoveries of split genes
Name - Richard J. Roberts
Date of birth - 6 September 1943
Institutions - New England Biolabs Beverly, MA, USA
Country - United Kingdom

Description -Sir Richard John Roberts is a British biochemist and molecular biologist. He was awarded the 1993 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine with Phillip Allen Sharp for the discovery of introns in eukaryotic DNA and the mechanism of gene-splicing.


Name - Phillip A. Sharp
Date of birth - June 6, 1944
Institutions - Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Center for Cancer Research Cambridge, MA, USA
Country - USA

Description - Phillip Allen Sharp is an American geneticist and molecular biologist who co-discovered gene splicing.