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2014 Nobel Prize Laureates: Dr. John O'Keefe

Biography

John O'Keefe

Born: 1939, New York, NY, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award:University College, London, United Kingdom

Prize motivation: "for their discoveries of cells that constitute a positioning system in the brain"

Field: physiology, spatial behavior

Prize share: 1/2

Source: Nobelprize.org

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