The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details
Professor of Biochemistry
New York University
New York,New York 10016 USA
"For important contributions to biochemistry and molecular biology, discoveries that contributed greatly to our understanding of the mechanisms for energy generation within a cell, the mechanism whereby proteins are synthesized within a cell and the elucidation of the genetic code."
Presented by President Carter at a White House Ceremony on January 14, 1980.
Physiology or Medicine, 1959