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Robert Lefkowitz

Physician-scientist Robert Lefkowitz

Profession: Physician-scientist

United States of America

Biography: 2012 Nobel Prize for Chemistry - G protein-coupled receptors

Born: April 15, 1943
Birthplace: NYC, New York, USA
Age: 79 years old

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aries

Historical Events

  • 2012-10-10 Robert Lefkowitz and Brian Kobilka win the 2012 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for work on G protein-coupled receptors