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Sakmann, Bert

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
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Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Sakmann, Bert (1942-) is a German physiologist. He won a share of the 1991 Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine for discovering how ions flow in and out of cells. Sakmann shared the prize with his research partner, German physicist Erwin Neher.
ACCESSION #
37309239

 

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