Awards & Winners

John Carew Eccles

Date of Birth 27-January-1903
Place of Birth Melbourne
(Victoria, Australia, Oceania)
Nationality Australia, United States of America
Also know as John C. Eccles, Sir John C. Eccles
Profession Neurophysiologist
Sir John Carew Eccles, AC FRS FRACP FRSNZ FAAS was an Australian neurophysiologist who won the 1963 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his work on the synapse. He shared the prize with Andrew Huxley and Alan Lloyd Hodgkin.

Awards by John Carew Eccles

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Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
(for their discoveries concerning the ionic mechanisms involved in excitation and inhibition in the peripheral and central portions of the nerve cell membrane)