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Peter Agre

Molecular biologist Peter Agre

Profession: Molecular biologist

United States of America

Biography: 2003 Nobel Prize in Chemistry - discovery of aquaporins

Born: January 30, 1949
Birthplace: Northfield, Minnesota, USA
Age: 73 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aquarius

Married Life

  • 1975-03-29 Molecular biologist Peter Agre (26) weds Mary Macgill

Historical Events

  • 2003-10-08 Peter Agre and Roderick MacKinnon win the 2003 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for discoveries concerning channels in cell membranes

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