Carlsson, Arvid

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Arvid, Swedish physician, 1923–, joint winner of 2000 Nobel Prize for work related to nervous system signal transduction.
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The research at Carlsson Research is led by the Swedish Nobelist Arvid Carlsson.
Paul Greengard of New York's Rockefeller University, Eric Kandel of Columbia University, also in New York, and Swede Arvid Carlsson, formerly of the University of Gothenburg, share the nearly $1 million award, announced by Sweden's Karotinska Institute.
The three investigators sharing the prize are Arvid Carlsson of the University of Gothenburg in Sweden, Eric R.
Swede Arvid Carlsson and Americans, Paul Greengard and Eric Kandel will share the pounds 625,000 prize for their pioneering discoveries concerning the way brain cells send messages to each other, called 'slow synaptic transmission.'