Famous Swedish Biochemists

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Tomas Lindahl
(Swedish-British Scientist Specialising in Cancer Research)
Tomas Lindahl
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Birthdate: January 28, 1938
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden

Tomas Lindahl is a Swedish-British scientist who specializes in cancer research. He is best known as the winner of the 2015 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, which he received alongside Turkish chemist Aziz Sancar and American chemist Paul L. Modrich. Over the years, Tomas Lindahl has also been honored with other prestigious awards such as the Royal Medal and Copley Medal.

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Sune Bergström
(Swedish Biochemist Who Shared the 1982 Nobel Prize in Medicine for His Work on Prostaglandins and Related Substances)
Sune Bergström
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Birthdate: January 10, 1916
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden
Died: August 15, 2004

Sune Bergström was a Swedish biochemist best remembered for winning the 1982 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine alongside John R. Vane and Bengt I. Samuelsson for their discoveries concerning prostaglandins. Over the course of his career, Sune Bergström was also honored with Columbia University's Louisa Gross Horwitz Prize and the Cameron Prize for Therapeutics of the University of Edinburgh.

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Bengt I. Samuelsson
(Swedish Biochemist and Winner of the 1982 Nobel Prize in Medicine)
Bengt I. Samuelsson
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Birthdate: May 21, 1934
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Halmstad, Sweden

Bengt I. Samuelsson is a Swedish biochemist best known for winning the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine in 1982. He shared the prize with John R. Vane and Sune K. Bergström for their discoveries concerning prostaglandins. Bengt I. Samuelsson is also a recipient of Columbia University's Louisa Gross Horwitz Prize which he received in 1975.

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