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Nobel In Medicine

Nobel In Medicine

Nobel In Medicine

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NPR's Richard Harris reports an American and two British researchers have won the Nobel Prize in medicine. Robert Horvitz and colleagues Sydney Brenner and John Sulston all studied a tiny worm. The prize is for discoveries about the way genes instruct cells both to grow - and die off - in an organized way.