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En Zona Feminista: Mujeres Ganadoras del Premio Nobel (XLIII). Ada E. Yonath

En Zona Feminista: Mujeres Ganadoras del Premio Nobel (XLIII). Ada E. Yonath

Dorothy Hodgkin (1910 – 1994) Dorothy studied X-ray crystallography, a type of imaging that uses X-rays to determine a molecule’s three-dimensional structure. She spent years perfecting the X-ray crystallography to study interesting biological molecules for which she was awarded a Nobel Prize in 1964, and determined the structures of penicillin, vitamin B12 and insulin.

Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin May 1910 - 29 July was a British biochemist who development of protein crystallography and was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in

Gertrude Belle Elion  1918 - 1999  MEDICAL RESEARCHER  Thousands of people have been given a second chance because of her: This Nobel Prize-winning research scientist codeveloped two drugs that fought leukemia and, in 1957, developed the first immunosuppressant agent, a development that made it possible to transplant organs.

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Gertrude Bell - English writer, traveller, political officer, administrator, and archaeologist.

14 Women Who've Won Science Nobel Prizes Since Marie Curie | Mental Floss

15 Women Who Have Won Science Nobel Prizes Since Marie Curie

Rosalyn Sussman Yalow - American medical physicist who was co-recipient of the Nobel Prize in Medicine/Physiology in 1977 for the development of radioimmunoassay. She wanted to go to medical school but she was a woman and Jewish and was advise

Shirin Ebadi  b. 1947  For her efforts to promote democracy and human rights, especially those of women and children in Iran, Shirin Ebadi received the Nobel Prize for Peace in 2003.  She was the first Muslim woman and the first Iranian to receive the award.

Shirin Ebadi, b. For her efforts to promote democracy and human rights, especially those of women and children in Iran, Shirin Ebadi received the Nobel Prize for Peace in She was the first Muslim woman and the first Iranian to receive the award.

Gabriela Mistral Literature first Latin America Noble prize winner 1945 Chilean

Lucila Godoy Alcayaga was known as Gabriela Mistral, Chilean poet. Won the first Latin American Nobel Prize in literature.

wangari maathai - kenyan environmentalist and human rights campaigner and the first african woman who won the nobel peace prize

Wish She Was Still There Wangari Maathai ~ Nobel Peace prize winner for "her contribution to sustainable development, democracy and peace." & Kenyan environmental and political activist founder of the Green Belt Movement

Lise Meitner, Jewish Austrian physicist who was part of the team that discovered nuclear fission, an achievement for which her colleague Otto Hahn was awarded the Nobel Prize, and she was ignored. Born Nov 7, 1878, her sun was in Scorpio, sign of nuclear energy, her moon in Aries, sign of leadership and "firsts." Birth time unknown.

Donne e Scienza

Lise Meitner was an Austrian physicist who worked on radioactivity and nuclear physics. Meitner was part of the team that discovered nuclear fission, an achievement for which her colleague Otto Hahn was awarded the Nobel Prize

Pearl Buck(1892-1973), american writer and novelist- 1964 © Photo by Fred Stein.  Her book "The Good Earth" was one of the earliest ones that I read in High School.

American writer Pearl S. While in Nanking, China, she wrote "The Good Earth," the book that would give her a Pulitzer Prize and lead to her Nobel Prize in Literature.

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