Stockholm (dpa) - At the start of the Nobel Week, this year's Nobel Laureate for Medicine will be announced today. The Nobel meeting of the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm will announce its selection at the earliest at 11.30. As in the previous year, the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine is endowed with nine million Swedish kroner - the equivalent of around 830,000 euros. The same prize money will be given to the chosen ones in the other categories of physics, chemistry, literature and peace, whose winners will be announced during the week.
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