Quotes: Robert G. Edwards Wins Nobel Prize for Medicine

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A picture of Robert Edwards of Britain is projected behind Christer Hoog of the Karolinska Institute as the winner of the 2010 Nobel Prize in medicine

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“His contributions represent a milestone in the development of modern medicine.”

— STATEMENT from the committee for the Nobel Prize for medicine, awarding the prize to Robert G. Edwards, a pioneer of in vitro fertilization and known as the “father of the test-tube baby” (via Healthland)