Health care tips   List of nobel prize winners  2002 nobel prize winner

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2002

For their discoveries concerning 'genetic regulation of organ development and programmed cell death'
Name - Sydney Brenner
Date of birth - 13 January 1927
Institutions - The Molecular Sciences Institute Berkeley
Country - United Kingdom

Description - Sydney Brenner, CH FRS is a South African biologist and a 2002 Nobel prize in Physiology or Medicine laureate, shared with H. Robert Horvitz and John Sulston.

Name - H. Robert Horvitz
Date of birth - May 8, 1947
Institutions - Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Cambridge
Country - USA

Description - Howard Robert Horvitz is an American biologist best known for his research on the nematode worm Caenorhabditis elegans.

Name -John E. Sulston
Date of birth - March 27, 1942
Institutions - The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute Cambridge
Country - United Kingdom

Description - Sir John Edward Sulston, FRS is a British biologist and the 2002 Nobel prize in Physiology or Medicine laureate. He is currently Chair of the newly-founded Institute for Science, Ethics and Innovation at the University of Manchester.