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Trio win Nobel for taking chemistry to cyberspace

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Three scientists won the Nobel Prize for Chemistry on Wednesday for developing computer models to simulate chemical processes, providing a revolutionary tool for drug designers and engineers. 

Photos of scientists (L-R) Martin Karplus, Michael Levitt and Arieh Warshel are shown at a press conference to announce the winners of the 2013 Nobel Prize in Chemistry on October 9, 2013 at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences in Stockholm

Martin Karplus, a US-Austrian citizen, Michael Levitt, a US-British citizen, and Arieh Warshel of the US and Israel were honoured "for the development of multiscale models for complex chemical systems," the Nobel jury said.

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