Nobel Scientists | Interviews with Nobel Prize winning scientists

Sir Alan Hodgkin and Sir Andrew Huxley

Discovering how nerves transmit messages around the body.

CHANNEL | Other

RECORDED | circa 1985

DURATION | 51 minutes 05 seconds

RECORDED

1985

Synopsis

Alan Hodgkin and Andrew Huxley were awarded the 1963 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, which they shared with John Eccles, for their work on nerve action potentials. In this interview with Lewis Wolpert, the scientists explain how they came to collaborate on their particular field of research.

Contributors

Presenter
Sir Alan Hodgkin
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Sir Andrew Huxley
Contributor

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