204 - Persons have been awarded

the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine between 1901 and 2012.

38 - Medicine Prizes have been given to one Laureate only.

10 - Women have been awarded the Medicine Prize so far.

32 - Years was the age of the youngest Medicine Laureate ever, Frederick G. Banting, who was awarded the 1923 Medicine Prize for the discovery of insulin.

87 - Years was the age of the oldest Medicine Laureate ever, Peyton Rous, when he was awarded the Medicine Prize in 1966.

57 - Is the average age of the Nobel Laureates in Physiology or Medicine the year they were awarded the prize.