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  • Roger Y. Tsien, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 2008 (1952 - 2016)
    Roger Yonchien Tsien (born February 1, 1952) is a Chinese American biochemist and a professor at the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, San Diego. He was awarded the 20...
  • Jerome Horwitz (c.1919 - 2012)
    Jerome Phillip Horwitz (January 16, 1919 – September 6, 2012)[1][2] was an American scientist; his affiliations included the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, the Wayne State University S...
  • Gertrude Belle Elion (1918 - 1999)
    Gertrude Belle Elion (January 23, 1918 – February 21, 1999) was an American biochemist and pharmacologist, and a 1988 recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. Working alone as wel...
  • Richard Max Mandle (1921 - 2015)
    Richard M., 94 of Palo Alto, California and long-time resident of Pompton Lakes, New Jersey died at his home on Sunday, August 30, 2015. He was the devoted husband of Barbara B. Mandle, who passed in...
  • Kary Banks Mullis, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, and Japan Prize, 1993
    Kary Banks Mullis (born December 28, 1944) is a Nobel Prize winning American biochemist, author, and lecturer. In recognition of his improvement of the polymerase chain reaction (PCR) technique, he sha...


Inventors are people who invent unique or novel devices, methods, compositions, processes or discoveries.

This project is on History Link

List of notable inventors

For a complete list, please see: Inventors Project Profiles.

  • Dr. Andre Cipriani, pioneered the development of the Cobalt-60 Therapy units which are used for the treatment of cancer and occupational radiation protection.

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