Nobel Prize – 1972

Edelman and Porter shared the Nobel Prize in Medicine in 1972 “for their discoveries concerning the chemical structure of antibodies”

Gerald M. Edelman – Facts. Nobel Media AB 2014.
Rodney R. Porter – Nobel Media AB 2014.


International Union of Immunological SocietiesUniversity of South AfricaInstitute of Infectious Disease and Molecular MedicineElizabeth Glazer Pediatric Aids FoundationStellenbosch University