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Two Israelis, American win Nobel Chemistry Prize

October 06, 2004 16:42 IST
Israeli biochemists Aaron Ciechanover and Avram Hershko and Irwin Rose of the United States have won the 2004 Nobel Chemistry Prize for research on the breakdown of proteins.

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The Nobel jury said: "Thanks to the work of the three laureates it is now possible to understand at molecular level how the cells control a number of central processes by breaking down certain proteins and not others."