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Women Nobel Prize Winners in Science

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May-Britt Moser


Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (2014)

Norwegian neuroscientist May-Britt Moser, along with John O'Keefe and Edvard I. Moser, won the Nobel Prize for their discoveries of cells that constitute a positioning system in the brain.

Photo source: Henrik Fjørtoft/NTNU Communication Division

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