Nobel Prize in Chemistry
List of Nobel Prize laureates in Chemistry from 1901 to the present day.
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Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1970s
||Luis F. Leloir
||"for his discovery of sugar nucleotides and their role in the biosynthesis of carbohydrates"
||"for his contributions to electronic structure and the geometry of molecules, particularly free radicals"
||Christian B. Anfinsen
||"for his work on ribonuclease"
|Stanford Moore, William H. Stein
||"for their contribution to the understanding of the connection between chemical structure and catalytic activity of the ribonuclease molecule"
||Ernst Otto Fischer, Geoffrey Wilkinson
||"for their work on the chemistry of organometallic compounds"
||Paul J. Flory
||"for his fundamental work, both theoretical and experimental, in the physical chemistry of macromolecules"
||John Warcup Cornforth
||"for his work on the stereochemistry of enzyme-catalyzed reactions"
||"for his research into the stereochemistry of organic molecules and reactions"
||William Nunn Lipscomb, Jr.
||"for his studies on the structure of Boranes"
||"for his contributions to non-equilibrium thermodynamics"
||Peter D. Mitchell
||"for his formulation of the chemiosmotic theory "
||Herbert C. Brown, Georg Wittig
||"for their development of the use of boron- and phosphorus-containing compounds, respectively, into reagents in organic synthesis"
Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1980s
||"for his fundamental studies of the biochemistry of nucleic acids, with particular regard to recombinant-DNA"
|Walter Gilbert,Frederick Sanger
||"for their contributions concerning the determination of base sequences in nucleic acids"
||Kenichi Fukui (福井謙一), Roald Hoffmann
||"for their theories concerning the course of chemical reactions"
||"for his development of crystallographic electron microscopy"
||"for his work on the mechanisms of electron transfer reactions"
||Robert Bruce Merrifield
||"for his development of methodology for chemical synthesis on a solid matrix"
||Herbert A. Hauptman, Jerome Karle
||"for their achievements in developing direct methods for the determination of crystal structures"
||Dudley R. Herschbach, Yuan T. Lee (李遠哲), John C. Polanyi
||"for their contributions concerning the dynamics of chemical elementary processes"
||Donald J. Cram, Jean-Marie Lehn, Charles J. Pedersen
||"for their development and use of molecules with structure-specific interactions of high selectivity"
||Johann Deisenhofer, Robert Huber, Hartmut Michel
||"for their determination of the three-dimensional structure of a photosynthetic reaction centre"
||Sidney Altman, Thomas R. Cech
||"for their discovery of catalytic properties of RNA"
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