STOCKHOLM, September 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --
Nobelprize.org provides the official news about the 2011 Nobel Prize announcements within Physiology or Medicine, Physics, Chemistry, Literature, Peace and the Prize in Economic Sciences as soon as they happen. The first announcement, for the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, will be made on 3 October 11:30 a.m. CET, 9:30 a.m. GMT at the earliest (see the full timetable of announcements).
Background information about the new Nobel Laureates and their Nobel Prize awarded achievements, and official press releases from the Nobel Prize awarding institutions, will be immediately posted.
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Exclusive content. Nobelprize.org conducts a telephone interview with the 2011 Nobel Laureates immediately after they receive the news about the Nobel Prize capturing the Laureates' first impressions about the announcement.
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