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2014 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Professors May-Britt Moser and Edvard Moser at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology have been awarded the Nobel Prize for 2014 in Physiology or Medicine for their discoveries of cells that constitute a positioning system in the brain. The Nobel Laureates' discoveries have solved a problem that has perplexed philosophers and researchers for centuries: How the brain creates a map of the space around us, and how it enables us to navigate complex surroundings.
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(06.10.2014) Professors May-Britt and Edvard Moser are awarded the Nobel Prize for 2014 in Physiology or Medicine for their discoveries of cells that constitute a positioning system in the brain.
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