Aaron Bodansky Aaron Bodansky was a Russian-born American biochemist remembered for describing the Bodansky unit in the measurement of alkaline phosphatase in blood.
Agnes Mary Mansour Agnes Mary Mansour (April 10, 1931 – December 17, 2004) was an American Roman Catholic nun who was forced in 1983 to resign her vows in order to retain her position as the director of the Michig...
Albert L. Lehninger Albert Lester Lehninger (February 17, 1917 – March 4, 1986) was an American biochemist in the field of bioenergetics.
Alexander Dounce Alexander Latham Dounce (December 7, 1909 – April 24, 1997) was an American professor of biochemistry.
Alexander Varshavsky Alexander Jacob Varshavsky (Александр Яковлевич Варшавский; born 8 November 1946) is a Russian-American biochemist, noted for his discovery of the N-end rule of ubiquitination.
Ali Haghighi Dr. Ali Haghighi is a biochemist with Natural Balance Pet Foods in Pacoima, California.
Ali Shilatifard Ali Shilatifard (b. circa 1966 in Tehran, Iran) is an American biochemist/molecular biologist.
Alton Meister Alton Meister was an American biochemist who made pioneering contributions to the study of glutathione metabolism.
Amy Rosenzweig Amy C. Rosenzweig is an American biochemist, professor of Chemistry, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Cell Biology, at Northwestern University, and Principal Investigator at the Rosenzweig Lab.
Angela Belcher Angela M. Belcher is a materials scientist, biological engineer, and W.M. Keck Professor of Energy at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States.
Ann C. Palmenberg Ann C. Palmenberg is a professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in the Department of Biochemistry.
Anne Briscoe Anne M. Briscoe (August 7 1918–October 20 2012) was a biochemist and activist promoting women in science.
Annette Salmeen Annette Elizabeth Salmeen (born December 7, 1974) is an American biochemist, a 1997 Rhodes Scholar and a gold medalist at the 1996 Summer Olympics.
Anthony W. Norman Anthony W. Norman is a distinguished professor emeritus of biochemistry and biomedical sciences at the University of California, Riverside and one of the world's foremost experts on vitamin D.
Arieh Warshel Arieh Warshel (born November 20, 1940) is an Israeli and American biochemist and biophysicist.
Arnold J. Levine Arnold J. Levine(born 1939), is a United States Molecular biologist.
Arnold levine Arnold J. Levine, is a United States Molecular biologist.
Arthur B. Robinson Arthur Brouhard "Art" Robinson (born March 24, 1942) is an American biochemist, politician and member of the Republican Party.
Arthur Kornberg Arthur Kornberg was an American biochemist who won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1959 for his discovery of "the mechanisms in the biological synthesis of deoxyribonucleic acid" together with Dr. Severo Ochoa of New York University.
Arthur Pardee Arthur Beck Pardee (born July 13, 1921) is an American biochemist.
Aubrey Hampton Aubrey Hampton (October 23, 1934 - May 9, 2011) was an American biochemist and writer.
Barry Sears Barry Sears, Ph.D. is an American biochemist (born June 6, 1947, Long Beach, California) best known for creating and promoting the Zone diet, which is aimed at achieving stable blood sugar level...
Benjamin R. Jacobs Benjamin Ricardo Jacobs, Ph.D. was born at the American Consulate in Lima, Peru to Rosa Mulet Jacobs of Valparaíso, Chile, a French-Chilean, and Washington Michael Jacobs of South Carolina in th...
Bent Formby Bent Formby is a biochemist and researcher.
Bernard Brodie (biochemist) Bernard Beryl Brodie (1907 – 1989), a leading researcher on drug therapy, is considered by many to be the founder of modern pharmacology and brought the field to prominence in the 1940s an...
Bernard L. Oser Bernard L. Oser (1899-1995) was an American biochemist and food scientist who was involved in vitamin analysis.
Bertil Hille Bertil Hille (born October 10, 1940) is a professor in the Department of Physiology and Biophysics at the University of Washington.
Betty Twarog Betty Twarog (August 28, 1927 - February 6, 2013) was an American biochemist who discovered serotonin in 1952, which clarified previous earlier discoveries.
Bonnie Bassler Bonnie Lynn Bassler (born 1962) is an American molecular biologist.
Bonnie S. Dunbar Bonita Sue "Bonnie" Dunbar (born February 14, 1948) is a former professor in the department of molecular and cell biology at Baylor University, a position she held from 1994 to 2004.
Brian David Dynlacht Brian David Dynlacht (born September 3, 1965 in Brooklyn, New York), is a Jewish-American biochemist and Professor in the Department of Pathology of New York University School of Medicine.
Britton Chance Britton Chance (July 24, 1913 – November 16, 2010) was the Eldridge Reeves Johnson University Professor Emeritus of Biochemistry and Biophysics, as well as Professor Emeritus of Physical Chemist...
Bruce Alberts Bruce Michael Alberts (born 1938) is an American biochemist known for his work in science public policy and as an original author of Molecular Biology of the Cell.
Bruce Ames Bruce Nathan Ames (born December 16, 1928) is an American biochemist.
Buddy Ratner Buddy Ratner (born January 19, 1947 in New York) is an American professor of chemical engineering and bioengineering.
C. Thomas Caskey C. Thomas Caskey is an American internist who has been a prominent medical geneticist and biomedical entrepreneur.
Camellia Okpodu Camellia Moses Okpodu (born on January 24, 1964 in Portsmouth, Virginia), Professor and former Chair of Biology (2003–2008) at Norfolk State University (NSU) and the 2007-2008 American Council o...
Carl Ferdinand Cori Carl Ferdinand Cori, ForMemRS (December 5, 1896 – October 20, 1984) was a Czech biochemist and pharmacologist born in Prague (then in Austria-Hungary, now Czech Republic) who, together with his wife Gerty Cori and Argentine physiologist Bernardo Houssay, received a Nobel Prize in 1947 for...
Carl Niemann Carl George Niemann was an American biochemist who worked extensively on the chemistry and structure of proteins, publishing over 260 research papers.
Chaitan Khosla Chaitan Khosla Ph.D is the Wells H. Rauser and Harold M. Petiprin Professor of Chemical Engineering and Chemistry at Stanford University.
Charles Francis Schnabel Charles Francis Schnabel (1895-1974) was an American agricultural chemist who discovered in 1931 that wheat and barley grasses reached their nutritional peak at or just prior to the commencement...
Charles Glen King Charles Glen King (October 22, 1896 – January 23, 1988) was an American biochemist who was a pioneer in the field of nutrition research and who isolated vitamin C at the same time as Alber...
Charles Grisham Charles M. Grisham is a biochemist and a professor of chemistry at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Chi-Huey Wong Chi-Huey Wong is a Taiwan-born Taiwanese and American chemist and biochemist. He is a professor of chemistry and chemical biology at The Scripps Research Institute in La Jolla, California. His expertise is bioorganic and synthetic chemistry, especially in carbohydrate chemistry and chemical biology.
Christian R. H. Raetz Christian Rudolf Hubert Raetz (1946 – August 16, 2011) was the George Barth Geller Professor of Biochemistry at Duke University.
Christopher Chang Christopher J. Chang is a chemist at the Department of Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley, a recipient of several young scientist awards for his research in bioinorganic chemistry, mo...
Christopher T. Walsh Christopher T. Walsh is a Hamilton Kuhn professor of biological chemistry and pharmacology at Harvard Medical School.
Claude H. Nash Claude H. Nash (born 1943) was CEO of Bloodstone Ventures plc.
Clinton Ballou Clinton Edward Ballou (born 1923 in King Hill, Idaho, to William Clinton Ballou and "Mollie" Ballou) is a Professor Emeritus of biochemistry at the University of California, Berkeley.
Clive McCay Clive Maine, McCay (1898–1967) was an American biochemist, nutritionist, gerontologist, and professor of Animal Husbandry at Cornell University from 1927-1963.
Clyde A. Hutchison III Clyde A. Hutchison III is an American biochemist and microbiologist notable for his research in site-directed mutagenesis and synthetic biology.
Clyde Willson Clyde Willson (born May 7, 1935) in Omaha, Nebraska, is an American former child actor, now a retired biochemist.
Conrad Elvehjem Conrad Arnold Elvehjem (May 27, 1901July 27, 1962) was internationally known as an American biochemist in nutrition.
Cyril Y. Bowers Cyril Y. Bowers, M.D., Emeritus Professor of Medicine at Tulane University School of Medicine, attended medical school at the University of Oregon and did an internship at the University of Wash...
Daniel Haber Daniel A. Haber Ph.D., M.D. is the director of Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, a Professor of Oncology at Harvard Medical School, and an investigator of the Howard Hughes Medical I...
Daniel Herschlag Daniel Herschlag (born October 16, 1958) is an American biochemist and Professor of Biochemistry at the Stanford University School of Medicine.
Daniel Kraft Daniel Kraft, M.D. is an NIH funded faculty member affiliated with Stanford.
David Agard David A. Agard Ph.D. is a Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics at the University of California, San Francisco.
David Baker (biochemist) David Baker (born October 6, 1962 in Seattle, Washington) is an American biochemist and computational biologist who studies methods to predict the three-dimensional structures of proteins.
David Ballou David P. Ballou is a professor of biological chemistry at the University of Michigan Medical School in the United States.
David Bartel David P. Bartel Ph.D. is a Professor of Biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Member of the Whitehead Institute, Molecular Biologist at Massachusetts General Hospital, and investigator of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.
David Cushman David Cushman was an American chemist who co-invented captopril, the first of the ACE inhibitors used in the treatment of cardiovascular disease.
David E. Cane David E. Cane (born September 22, 1944) is an American biological chemist.
David E. Green David Ezra Green was an America biochemist who made significant contributions to the study of enzymes, particularly the electron transport chain and oxidative phosphorylation.
David E. Shaw David Elliot Shaw (born March 29, 1951) is an American computer scientist and computational biochemist who founded D. E. Shaw & Co., a hedge fund company which was once described by Fortune ...
David Hogness David Swenson Hogness (November 17, 1925 in Oakland, California) is an American biochemist, geneticist, and developmental biologist and emeritus professor at the Stanford University School of Me...
David Lester (biochemist) David Lester (January 22, 1916– September 15, 1990) was an American biochemist who did extensive studies of alcoholism and was a professor at Rutgers University.
David Rittenberg David Rittenberg (November 11, 1906 – January 24, 1970) was a U.S. biochemist who pioneered the radioactive tagging of molecules, enabling detailed studies of metabolism.
David S. Cafiso David S. Cafiso (born 18 March 1952) is an American biochemist and a Professor of Chemistry at the University of Virginia.
David S. McKay David Stewart McKay (September 25, 1936 – February 20, 2013) was Chief Scientist for astrobiology at the Johnson Space Center.
David Sidney Feingold David Sidney Feingold (Hebrew דוד סידני פיינגולד; born November 15, 1922) is an American biochemist.
Dee Datta Deepshikha (Dee) Datta is a biotechnology entrepreneur and venture capitalist.
DeWitt Stetten, Jr. Dewitt Stetten, Jr. (May 31, 1909 – August 28, 1990) was an American biochemist.
Dick Haugland Richard Paul (Dick) Haugland is a scientist noted for his work in researching and commercializing fluorescent dyes.
Donald Engelman Donald M. Engelman is Higgins Professor of Biochemistry at Yale University.
Donald F. Steiner Donald Frederick Steiner (born July 15, 1930) is an American biochemist and a professor at the University of Chicago.
Donald Voet Donald Herman Voet (born November 29, 1938) is an Emeritus Associate Professor of Chemistry at the University of Pennsylvania.
Donald Zilversmit Donald Berthold Zilversmit (1919-2010) was a Dutch-born U.S. nutritional biochemist, researcher and educator.
Douglas Koshland Douglas E. Koshland Ph.D. is a Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology at University of California, Berkeley. He earned his B.A. in Chemistry from Haverford College and his Ph.D. in microbiology from Massachusetts Institute of Technology under the guidance of David Botstein.
Earl Evans (scientist) Earl Alison Evans (March 11, 1910 in Baltimore, Maryland – October 5, 1999 in Chicago) was the chairman of the biochemistry department at the University of Chicago for 30 years, during which tim...
Earl Reece Stadtman Earl Reece Stadtman was an American biochemist, notable for his research of enzymes and anaerobic bacteria.
Edmond H. Fischer Edmond Henri Fischer (born April 6, 1920) is a Swiss American biochemist.
Edward Adelbert Doisy Edward Adelbert Doisy (November 13, 1893 – October 23, 1986) was an American biochemist.
Edward D. Goldberg Edward D. Goldberg (1921–2008) was a marine chemist, known for his studies of pollution in the oceans.
Edward Marcotte Edward Marcotte is a professor of biochemistry at The University of Texas at Austin, working in genetics, proteomics, and bioinformatics.
Edwin B. Hart Edwin B. Hart (December 25, 1874 –March 12, 1953) was an American biochemist long associated with the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Edwin G. Krebs Edwin Gerhard Krebs (June 6, 1918 – December 21, 2009) was an American biochemist.
Edwin Joseph Cohn Edwin Joseph Cohn (17 December 1892 – 1 October 1953) was an early protein scientist.
Edwin T. Mertz Edwin Theodore Mertz (December 6, 1909–February 1, 1999) was an American chemist and biochemist.
Efraim Racker Efraim Racker was an Austrian biochemist who was responsible for identifying and purifying Factor 1, the first part of the ATP synthase enzyme to be characterised.
Elizabeth A. Craig Elizabeth A. Craig is a Steenbock Professor of Microbial Science and Chair of the Biochemistry Department at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Elkan Blout Elkan R. Blout (July 2, 1919 – December 20, 2006) was a Professor of biochemistry at Harvard University.
Elmer L. Gaden Elmer L. Gaden Jr. has been described as the “father of biochemical engineering."
Elmer McCollum Elmer Verner McCollum ForMemRS (March 3, 1879 – November 15, 1967) was an American biochemist known for his work on the influence of diet on health.
Elvin A. Kabat Elvin Abraham Kabat (September 1, 1914 – June 16, 2000) was an American biomedical scientist and one of the founding fathers of modern quantitative immunochemistry.
Emanuel Margoliash Emanuel Margoliash (February 10, 1920 – April 10, 2008) was a biochemist who spent much of his career studying the protein cytochrome c. He is best known for his work on molecular evolution; wi...
Emil L. Smith Emil L. Smith (July 5, 1911 – May 31, 2009) was an American biochemist who studied protein structure and function as well as biochemical evolution.
Emil T. Kaiser Emil Thomas Kaiser was a Hungarian-born American biochemist.
Emmett Chappelle Emmett W. Chappelle (born 25 October 1925) is a scientist who made valuable contributions in several fields: medicine, philanthropy, food science, and astrochemistry.
Erin K. O'Shea Erin K. O'Shea Ph.D. is the Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) and a Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology and Chemistry and Chemical...
Ernest Earl Lockhart Ernest Earl Lockhart (September 10, 1912–July 26, 2006) was a chemist and explorer.
Ernst T. Krebs Ernst Theodore Krebs, Jr. (May 17, 1911 – September 8, 1996) was an American biochemist.
Erwin Chargaff Erwin Chargaff (11 August 1905 – 20 June 2002) was an Austrian biochemist who imigrated to the United States during the Nazi era and was a professor of biochemistry at Columbia University medica...
Ethel Ronzoni Bishop Ethel Ronzoni Bishop (b. August 21, 1890-1975) was an American biochemist and physiologist.
Eugene Goldwasser Eugene Goldwasser (October 14, 1922 – December 17, 2010) was an American biochemist at the University of Chicago who identified erythropoietin (widely known as EPO or Epo), a hormone that ...
Eva Neer Eva Julia Neer (1937–2001) was an American physician (Columbia University P&S), biochemist, and cell-biology scientist who gained U.S. national research awards (FASEB 1987 & American Heart Assoc...
F. Peter Guengerich Dr. F. Peter Guengerich is a professor of biochemistry and the director of the Center in Molecular Toxicology at Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee.
Felisa Wolfe-Simon Felisa Wolfe-Simon is an American microbial geobiologist and biogeochemist.
Florence B. Seibert Florence B. Seibert (October 6, 1897 – August 23, 1991) was an American biochemist known for isolating a pure form of tuberculin used in the standard TB test.
Ford Doolittle W. Ford Doolittle (born 1942 in Urbana, Illinois) is a biochemist.
Franklin Stahl Franklin (Frank) William Stahl (born October 8, 1929) is an American molecular biologist and geneticist.
Fritz Albert Lipmann Fritz Albert Lipmann, ForMemRS (June 12, 1899 – July 24, 1986) was a German-American biochemist and a co-discoverer in 1945 of coenzyme A. For this, together with other research on coenzyme A, h...
Gary Ackers Gary K. Ackers (1939 - 2011) was Emeritus Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics of Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri.
George Gamow George Gamow, born Georgiy Antonovich Gamov, was a theoretical physicist and cosmologist – notably an early advocate and developer of Lemaître's Big Bang theory.
George M. Church George McDonald Church (born August 28, 1954) is an American geneticist, molecular engineer, and chemist.
Gerald Crabtree Gerald R. Crabtree M.D. is a Professor of Pathology and Developmental Biology at Stanford University School of Medicine.
Gerald Joyce Gerald Francis Joyce (born 1956) is a professor and researcher at The Scripps Research Institute, best known for his work on in vitro evolution of catalytic RNA molecules and the origins of life.
Gerald Penn Gerald Penn is a clinical immunologist, and a pioneer in the field of clinical immunoelectrophoresis.
Gertrude B. Elion 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.
Gertrude Perlmann Gertrude Erika Perlmann (April 20, 1912 – September 9, 1974) was a Czechoslovakian-born U.S. biochemist.
Gerty Cori Gerty Theresa Cori (née Radnitz; August 15, 1896 – October 26, 1957) was an American biochemist who became the third woman—and first American woman—to win a Nobel Prize in science, and the...
Gideon Dreyfuss Dr. Gideon Dreyfuss is the Isaac Norris Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and an investigator of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.
Gideon Rodan Gideon Alfred Rodan (June 14, 1934 – January 1, 2006) was a Romanian-born American biochemist and Doctor of Medicine.
Gilbert Ashwell Gilbert Ashwell is a biochemist at the National Institutes of Health in the United States.
Giulio Cantoni Giulio Leonardo Cantoni (29 September 1915 – 25 July 2005) was the director of the United States' National Institutes of Health's Laboratory of Cellular Pharmacology, later renamed the Laborato...
Gladys Anderson Emerson Gladys Ludwina Anderson Emerson (1903–1984) was an American historian, biochemist and nutritionist who researched the impact of vitamins on the body.
Gordon H. Sato Dr. Gordon Hisashi Sato, Ph.D. is an American cell biologist who first attained prominence for his discovery that polypeptide factors required for the culture of mammalian cells outside the body...
Gregory Goodwin Pincus Dr. Gregory Goodwin Pincus (April 9, 1903 – August 22, 1967) was an American biologist and researcher who co-invented the combined oral contraceptive pill.
H. E. Carter Herbert Edmund Carter (September 25, 1910 – March 4, 2007) was an American biochemist and educator.
H. Paul Meloche Dr. Henry Paul Meloche (November, 1929-August, 1999) was a noted research biochemist who specialized in the field of enzyme stereochemistry.
Hang (Hubert) Yin Hang Yin is a chemistry professor at the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry and the BioFrontiers Institute, University of Colorado, Boulder, a recipient of several young scientist awards ...
Hang Yin Hang Hubert Yin (born 5 July 1976) is a chemistry professor at the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry and the BioFrontiers Institute, University of Colorado Boulder, a recipient of severa...
Hans J. Müller-Eberhard Hans Joachim Müller-Eberhard (May 5, 1927 - March 3, 1998) was a distinguished molecular immunologist who did pioneering research in the United States and his native Germany.
Hans Lineweaver Hans Lineweaver (December 25, 1907 – June 10, 2009) was an American physical chemist, who developed the Lineweaver–Burk plot.
Hans Neurath Hans Neurath (1909–2002) was a biochemist, a leader in protein chemistry and the founding chairman of the Department of Biochemistry at the University of Washington in Seattle.
Hara P. Misra Hara Prasad Misra (b. 1940 -) is an American biochemist and Professor Emeritus of Biomedical Sciences and Pathology in the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine at Virginia Tech.
Harland G. Wood Harland Goff Wood was an American biochemist notable for proving in 1935 that animals, humans and bacteria utilized carbon dioxide.
Harold C. Bradley Harold C. Bradley (1878 – 1976) was a professor in biochemistry at the University of Wisconsin.
Harold Dadford West Harold Dadford West (July 16, 1904 – March 5, 1974) was an American biochemist who was the first to synthesize threonine.
Harry F. Noller Harry F. Noller (born June 10, 1939 in Oakland, California) is an American biochemist, and since 1992 the director of the University of California, Santa Cruz's Center for the Molecular Biolo...
Harry Steenbock Harry Steenbock (August 16, 1886, Charlestown, Wisconsin – December 25, 1967, Madison, Wisconsin) was a Professor of Biochemistry at the University of Wisconsin–Madison.
Harvey Itano Harvey Akio Itano (November 3, 1920 – May 8, 2010) was an American biochemist best known for his work on the molecular basis of sickle cell anemia and other diseases.
Hector DeLuca Hector F. DeLuca is a University of Wisconsin–Madison professor and former chairman of the university's biochemistry department.
Heinz Fraenkel-Conrat Heinz Ludwig Fraenkel-Conrat (July 29, 1910 – April 10, 1999) was a biochemist, famous for his viral research.
Helen Blau Helen Margaret Blau (born May 8, 1948) is a British and American Professor of Microbiology and Immunology at Stanford University Medical School, where she has been a faculty member since 1978.
Helen Dyer Helen M. Dyer was an American biochemist and cancer researcher.
Helen M. Berman Helen M. Berman (born 1943) is the director of the RCSB Protein Data Bank – one of the member organizations of the Worldwide Protein Data Bank and a Board of Governors Professor of Chemistry and...
Helmut Beinert Helmut Beinert was a professor in the Biochemistry Department at the University of Wisconsin–Madison.
Henry A. Lardy Henry A. Lardy (August 19, 1917 – August 4, 2010) was a biochemist and professor emeritus in the Biochemistry Department at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Herbert C. Dessauer Herbert Clay Dessauer (30 December 1921 - 8 February 2013) was an American biochemist, a pioneer in the use of molecular systematics to clarify the evolutionary relationships of anole lineages.
Horace Barker Horace Albert "Nook" Barker (November 29, 1907 – December 24, 2000) was an American biochemist and microbiologist who studied the operation of biological and chemical processes in plants, ...
Howard Cedar Howard Cedar or Haim Cedar (Hebrew: חיים סידר; born January 12, 1943) is an Israeli American biochemist who worked on DNA methylation, the mechanism that turns genes on and off.
Howard Schachman Howard K. Schachman is a Professor of the Graduate School in the Department of Molecular & Cell Biology, University of California, Berkeley.
Hubert Schoemaker Hubert J. P. Schoemaker (March 23, 1950 – January 1, 2006) was a Dutch-born biotechnologist.
Icie Hoobler Icie Gertrude Macy Hoobler (1892-1984) was an American biochemist who did research in human nutrition, specifically pertaining to mothers and children.
Ida Pauline Rolf Ida Pauline Rolf (May 19, 1896–March 19, 1979) was a biochemist and the creator of Structural Integration or "Rolfing".
Ida Rolf Ida Pauline Rolf (May 19, 1896–March 19, 1979) was a biochemist and the creator of Structural Integration or "Rolfing".
Irwin D. Mandel Irwin D. Mandel (April 9, 1922, Brooklyn - May 26, 2011, Montclair, New Jersey) was an American biochemist and dentist who was known for his reaearch on the biochemistry of saliva.
Irwin Fridovich Irwin Fridovich is an American biochemist who, together with his graduate student Joe M. McCord, discovered the enzymatic activity of superoxide dismutase. He is currently Professor emeritus of Biochemistry at Duke University.
Irwin Gunsalus Irwin C. "Gunny" Gunsalus was an American biochemist who discovered lipoic acid, a vitamin-like substance that has been used as a treatment for chronic liver disease, and pyridoxal phosphate, on...
Irwin Kopin Irwin J. "Irv" Kopin (born 1929) is an American biochemist, best known for his research on the function and metabolism of catecholamines.
Isaac Asimov Isaac Asimov (born Isaak Yudovich Ozimov; circa January 2, 1920 – April 6, 1992) was an American author and professor of biochemistry at Boston University, best known for his works of...
Isaac Berenblum Isaac Berenblum, (Hebrew: יצחק ברנבלום, born 26 August 1903, died 18 April 2000) was a Polish-born Israeli biochemist.
Israel Kleiner Professor Israel Simon Kleiner (April 8, 1885 – June 15, 1966) was a biochemist whose work helped lead to the discovery of insulin.
Israel Kleiner (biochemist) Professor Israel Simon Kleiner (April 8, 1885 – June 15, 1966) was a biochemist whose work helped lead to the discovery of insulin.
J. Edwin Seegmiller J(arvis) Edwin Seegmiller, or Jay Seegmiller, (June 22, 1920 - May 31, 2006) was an American physician and biochemical geneticist best known for his role in discovering the biochemical bas...
Jack L. Strominger Jack Leonard Strominger (born August 7, 1925) is Higgins Professor of Biochemistry at Harvard University, specializing in the structure and function of human histocompatibility proteins and thei...
Jacob Goodale Lipman Jacob Goodale Lipman (1874, Friedrichstadt, Courland Governorate — 1939, New Brunswick, New Jersey) was a professor of agricultural chemistry and researcher in the fields of soil chemistry and b...
James A. Shapiro James Alan Shapiro is an American biologist, an expert in bacterial genetics and a professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the University of Chicago.
James B. Aguayo-Martel James Benjamin Martel (born October 15, 1955, in Guadalajara, Jalisco) is a physician, surgeon and scientist.
James B. Sumner James Batcheller Sumner (November 19, 1887 – August 12, 1955) was an American chemist.
James C. Wang James C. Wang is Chinese-born American biochemist and biologist.
James Spudich James A. Spudich (born in Benld, Illinois) of Croatian ancestry is the Douglass M. and Nola Leishman Professor of Biochemistry and of Cardiovascular Disease at Stanford University and works on t...
Jane S. Richardson Jane Shelby Richardson (born January 25, 1941) is an American biophysicist who developed the Richardson diagram, or ribbon diagram, method of representing the 3D structure of p...
Jeffrey Esko Jeffrey D. Esko, Ph.D.,M.D. (h.c) is currently a Full Professor of Cellular and Molecular Medicine and Co-Director of the Glycobiology Research and Training Center at the University of Californi...
Jeffrey N. Agar Jeffrey N. Agar is an assistant professor of chemistry at Brandeis University.
Jennifer Doudna Jennifer A. Doudna Ph.D. is a Professor of Chemistry and of Molecular and Cell Biology at the University of California, Berkeley.
Jerard Hurwitz Jerard Hurwitz (born 1928) is an American biochemist who co-discovered RNA polymerase in 1960 along with Sam Weiss, Audrey Stevens, and James Bonner.
Jerome Vinograd Jerome Vinograd (February 9, 1913 – July 7, 1976) was an American biochemist who developed Density gradient ultracentrifugation and contributed to the understanding of DNA supercoiling.
Jim Otvos James D. Otvos, Ph.D. is an academician/researcher/entrepreneur in nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy.
Joan A. Steitz Joan Argetsinger Steitz (born January 26, 1941) is a molecular biologist at Yale University, famed for her discoveries involving RNA, including ground-breaking insights such as that ribosomes in...
Joan S. Valentine Joan Selverstone Valentine (born 1945) is a biological inorganic chemist and biochemist.
Jonathan Weissman Jonathan S. Weissman is a Professor of Cellular Pharmacology and Biochemistry at University of California, San Francisco.
Joseph Kaplan Joseph Kaplan (September 8, 1902 — October 3, 1991) was a Hungarian-born American physicist.
Joseph L. Goldstein The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine administered by the Nobel Foundation, is awarded once a year for outstanding discoveries in the fields of life sciences and medicine.
Joseph Loscalzo Joseph Robert Loscalzo also known as Midget Wolgast (born 1910-07-18 in Philadelphia, PA — died 1955-10-19) was a world Flyweight boxing champion.
Joseph S. Fruton Joseph Stewart Fruton (May 14, 1912 – July 29, 2007), born Joseph Fruchtgarten, was a Jewish Polish-American biochemist and historian of science.
Joseph Samachson Dr. Joseph "Joe" Samachson (October 13, 1906 – June 1980) was a scientist and author, primarily of science fiction and comic books.
Joseph Schlessinger Joseph "Josip" Schlessinger (born 26 March 1945) is a Croatia-born Israeli biochemist and biophysician.
Judith G. Voet Judith Greenwald Voet (born March 10, 1941) is a James Hammons Professor, Emerita in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Swarthmore College.
Judith Herzfeld Judith Herzfeld (born 12 January 1948) is Professor of Biophysical Chemistry at Brandeis University.
Judith Kimble Professor Judith Kimble is currently a Henry Vilas Professor of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Medical Genetics and Cell and Regenerative Biology at the University of Wisconsin–Madison a...
Julia Serano Julia Serano is a transgender American writer, spoken-word performer, trans-bi activist, and biologist.
Kan Agarwal Dr. Kanhiya Lal Agarwal was an Indian-born American biochemist, he was professor at the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and Chemistry at the University of Chicago and did consul...
Kan Lal Agarwal Dr. Kanhiya (Kan) Lal Agarwal (February 4, 1941 – June 22, 2003) was an Indian-born American biochemist, he was professor at the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and Chemistry at...
Karl August Folkers Karl August Folkers was an American biochemist, working at Merck, and best known for his role in the isolation of vitamin B12. He received the Perkin Medal in 1960 and the Priestley Medal in 1986.
Karl Paul Link Karl Paul Gerhard Link (31 January 1901 - 21 November 1978) was an American biochemist best known for his discovery of the anticoagulant warfarin.
Karl Slotta Karl Heinrich Slotta (May 12, 1895, Breslau, Germany – July 17, 1987, Miami, Florida), was a biochemist whose work in the 1930s advanced research that led to the development of oral contraceptiv...
Karolin Luger Karolin Luger is an Austrian-American biochemist and biophysicist known for her work with nucleosomes and discovery of the three-dimensional structure of chromatin.
Kary Mullis Kary Banks Mullis (born December 28, 1944) is a Nobel Prize-winning American biochemist, author, and lecturer.
Kenneth Breslauer Kenneth Breslauer is the Linus C. Pauling professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology at Rutgers University.
Kenneth Kaushansky Kenneth Kaushansky, M.D., Master of the American College of Physicians (MACP) (born October 20, 1953) is an American physician, hematologist, former editor of the medical journal Blood, and ...
Kirstin Matthews Kirstin Matthews is a Fellow in Science and Technology Policy at the James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy.
Klaus Biemann Klaus Biemann is a Professor Emeritus of chemistry at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Konrad Emil Bloch Konrad Emil Bloch, ForMemRS (January 21, 1912 – October 15, 2000) was a German American biochemist.
Kun-Liang Guan Kun-Liang Guan (1963-), is a Chinese-born American biochemist.
Kürşad Türkşen Kürşad Türkşen, PhD, is a senior scientist in chronic disease at Ottawa Health Research Institute and an assistant professor, biochemistry, University of Ottawa.
Lafayette Mendel Lafayette Benedict Mendel (February 5, 1872 – December 9, 1935) was an American biochemist known for his work in nutrition including the study of Vitamin A, Vitamin B, lysine and tryptophan.
Larry N. Vanderhoef Larry Neil Vanderhoef (born March 20, 1941) is an American biochemist, and academic.
Laura L. Kiessling Laura L. Kiessling is an American chemist, Steenbock Professor of Chemistry and Laurens Anderson Professor of Biochemistry, at the University of Wisconsin - Madison.
Laura Manuelidis Laura Manuelidis is a physician and neuropathologist at Yale University.
Lawrence Joseph Henderson Lawrence Joseph Henderson (June 3, 1878, Lynn, Massachusetts – February 10, 1942, Cambridge, Massachusetts) was a physiologist, chemist, biologist, philosopher, and sociologist.
Leon H. Johnson Leon H. Johnson (March 6, 1908 — June 18, 1969) was an American chemist and mathematician who served as President of Montana State University from 1964 to 1969.
Leonard Klevan Leonard Klevan is a businessman and scientist in the field of Biochemistry and Biotechnology.
Lewis C. Cantley Lewis C. Cantley (born February 20, 1949) is an American cell biologist and biochemist and a professor in the Departments of Systems Biology and Medicine at Harvard Medical School, and the Direc...
Lewis Joel Greene Lewis Joel Greene (born August 10, 1934, New York City, U.S.) is an American Brazilian biochemist, scientist, university professor and editor of the Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological...
Lewis W. Wannamaker Lewis William Wannamaker was an American biochemist who won the Robert Koch Prize with César Milstein in 1980.
Lin He Lin He (born 1975) is an assistant professor of cell and developmental biology at the University of California, Berkeley, in the Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, where she leads a lab f...
Linus Pauling Linus Carl Pauling was an American chemist, biochemist, peace activist, author, and educator. He was one of the most influential chemists in history and ranks among the most important scientists of the 20th century.
Lorena S. Beese Lorena Beese is a James B. Duke Professor of Biochemistry at Duke University.
Lorene Rogers Lorene Lane Rogers (April 3, 1914 – January 11, 2009) was an American biochemist and educator who served as the president of the University of Texas at Austin in the 1970s, who has been de...
Louis B. Flexner Louis Barkhouse Flexner was an American biochemist, a researcher into the biochemistry of memory.
Lourdes J. Cruz Lourdes J. Cruz is a biochemist whose research has contributed to the understanding of the biochemistry of toxic peptides from the venom of fish-hunting Conus marine snails.
Lubert Stryer Lubert Stryer (born March 2, 1938, in Tianjin, China) is the Mrs. George A. Winzer Professor of Cell Biology, Emeritus, at the Stanford University School of Medicine.
Mabel Hokin Mabel Ruth Hokin was a biochemist who spent most of her professional career conducting fundamental research in the University of Wisconsin Medical School.
Mahlon Hoagland Mahlon Bush Hoagland is an American biochemist who discovered transfer RNA, the translator of the genetic code.
Margaret Oakley Dayhoff Dr. Margaret Belle (Oakley) Dayhoff (March 11, 1925 – February 5, 1983) was an American physical chemist and a pioneer in the field of bioinformatics.
Marie Maynard Daly Marie Maynard Daly (April 16, 1921 – October 28, 2003) was an American biochemist.
Marion M. Bradford Marion M. Bradford is a scientist who developed and patented the Bradford protein assay, a method to quickly quantify the amount of protein in a sample.
Mark Griep Mark Griep (born 1959) is a chemistry professor at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
Mark Krasnow Mark A. Krasnow is a Professor of Biochemistry at Stanford University School of Medicine.
Mark Roth (scientist) Mark Roth (born 1957) is an American biochemist, and director of the Roth Lab at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.
Mark Schena (biochemist) Mark Alden Schena is an American biochemist and president of a public life sciences health care company.
Mark Sherman Mark Allen Sherman of Pasadena, California is a biochemist and prominent string figure enthusiast.
Marshall Warren Nirenberg Marshall Warren Nirenberg (April 10, 1927 – January 15, 2010) was an American biochemist and geneticist of Jewish origin.
Martha Chase Martha Cowles Chase, also known as Martha C. Epstein, was an American geneticist famously known for being a member of the 1952 team which experimentally showed that DNA rather than protein...
Martha L. Ludwig Martha Ludwig (August 16, 1931 – November 27, 2006) was an American macromolecular crystallographer.
Martin Kamen Martin David Kamen (August 27, 1913, Toronto – August 31, 2002) was a physicist inside the Manhattan project.
Martin Rodbell Martin Rodbell was an American biochemist and molecular endocrinologist who is best known for his discovery of G-proteins.
Marvin Makinen Marvin William Makinen (born August 19, 1939) has been a member of the faculty at The University of Chicago since 1974 and is a founding member of the Human Rights Board at The University of Chicago.
Mary Ruwart Mary J. Ruwart, PhD (born October 16, 1949) is a research scientist and libertarian speaker, writer, and activist.
Mary Shaw Shorb Mary Shaw Shorb (January 11, 1907 – August 18, 1990), a research scientist, was best known for the development of a bacteriological assay procedure for the chemical compound now known as Vitamin B12.
Maurice Loyal Huggins Maurice Loyal Huggins (19 September 1897 - 17 December 1981) was a scientist who independently conceived the idea of hydrogen bonding and who was an early advocate for their role in stabilizing...
Max Henius Max Henius (June 16, 1859 – November 15, 1935) was a Danish-American biochemist who specialized in the fermentation processes.
Melissa Trainer Melissa G. Trainer is an astrobiologist who in 2004 demonstrated empirically that life could have formed on Earth through the interaction of methane, carbon dioxide and ultraviolet light.
Merrill Garnett Merrill Garnett is a biochemist and cancer researcher, and the founder and director of Garnett McKeen Laboratory, Inc. Holding a D.D.S. from New York University, and graduate study in chemistry ...
Michael Behe Michael J. Behe (born January 18, 1952) is an American biochemist, author, and intelligent design (ID) advocate.
Michael Chamberlin (biologist) Michael J. Chamberlin is a Professor Emeritus of biochemistry and molecular biology at University of California, Berkeley.
Michael D. Swords Michael D. Swords is a retired professor of Natural Science at Western Michigan University, who writes about general sciences and anomalous phenomena, particularly parapsychology, cryptozoology,...
Michael H. Gelb Professor Michael H. Gelb (born 1957) is an award-winning biochemist and chemist specializing in enzymes and particularly those of medical significance.
Michael Kasha Michael Kasha (December 6, 1920 - June 12, 2013) was an American physical chemist and molecular spectroscopist who is one of the original founders of the Institute of Molecular Biophysics at Flo...
Michael M. Gottesman Michael M. Gottesman (born October 7, 1946 in Jersey City, New Jersey) is an American biochemist, the Deputy Director (Intramural) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in the United State...
Michael Marletta Michael A. Marletta is an American biochemist and president and CEO of The Scripps Research Institute.
Michael Sheetz Michael Patrick Sheetz is a cell biologist at Columbia University, and a Distinguished Professor and the founding Director of the Mechanobiology Institute at the National University of Singapore.
Michael Somogyi Dr. Michael Somogyi (March 7, 1883July 21, 1971) was a Hungarian American professor of biochemistry at the Washington University and Jewish Hospital of St. Louis, who prepared the first insulin ...
Michael W. Deem Michael Deem is the John W. Cox Professor of Biochemical and Genetic Engineering and Professor of Physics & Astronomy at Rice University in Houston, Texas.
Michelle Chang Michelle C. Y. Chang is a chemist at the department of chemistry, University of California, Berkeley, a recipient of several young scientist awards for her research in biosynthesis of biofuels a...
Miguel Ondetti Miguel Angel Ondetti (May 14, 1930 – August 23, 2004) was an Argentine-born American chemist who first synthesized captopril, the first ACE inhibitor that was used to treat heart disease.
Mila Rechcigl Miloslav Rechcigl, Jr., or Mila Rechcigl, is a trained biochemist, nutritionist and cancer researcher, writer, editor, historian, bibliographer and genealogist.
Mildred Cohn Mildred Cohn (July 12, 1913 – October 12, 2009) was an American biochemist who furthered understanding of biochemical processes through her study of chemical reactions within animal cells.
Milo Aukerman Milo Aukerman (born January 1, 1963) is an American singer, songwriter, and research biochemist.
Mortimer Louis Anson Mortimer (Tim) Louis Anson (1901 – 16 October 1968) was an early protein scientist.
Myron L. Bender Myron Lee Bender (1924–1988) was born in St. Louis, Missouri.
Nancy Andrews (biologist) Nancy C. Andrews (born November 29, 1958) is an American biologist noted for her research on iron homeostasis.
Natalie Ahn Natalie G. Ahn Ph.D. is a Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Colorado at Boulder.
Nathan O. Kaplan Nathan Oram Kaplan (June 25, 1917 – April 15, 1986) was an American biochemist who studied enzymology and chemotherapy.
Nicholas R. Cozzarelli Nicholas Robert Cozzarelli (March 26, 1938, in Jersey City, New Jersey – March 19, 2006) was an American biochemist at the University of California, Berkeley, and former Editor-in-Chief of Pro...
Norman R. Pace Norman Richard Pace, Jr. is an American biochemist, and is Distinguished Professor of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology at the University of Colorado.
Oliver H. Lowry Oliver Howe Lowry (July 18, 1910 – June 29, 1996) was an American biochemist.
Olke C. Uhlenbeck Olke C. Uhlenbeck is a biochemist presently at Northwestern University.
Orange Judd Orange Judd (July 26, 1822 – December 27, 1892) was an American agricultural chemist, editor, and publisher.
Otto Folin Otto Knut Olof Folin (April 4, 1867 – October 25, 1934) was a Swedish-born American chemist who is best known for his groundbreaking work at Harvard University on practical micromethods fo...
Pamela J. Bjorkman Pamela J. Bjorkman (also spelled Pamela J. Björkman born 1956) is an American biochemist.
Panayotis Katsoyannis Panayotis G. Katsoyannis is a noted biochemist who is often credited with being the first to synthesize insulin while leading a team at the University of Pittsburgh in the early 1960s.
Patrick O. Brown Patrick O. "Pat" Brown M.D., Ph.D., born 1954 in Washington, DC, is a Professor of biochemistry at Stanford University.
Patrick Sung Patrick Sung is an American professor of molecular biophysics and biochemistry at Yale University.
Paul Baskis Paul Baskis is an Illinois biochemist, who, in the 1980s found a way of synthetically producing oil from industrial and household wastes without expending more energy than is produced.
Paul Berg Paul Berg is an American biochemist and professor emeritus at Stanford University. He was the recipient of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1980, along with Walter Gilbert and Frederick Sanger. The award recognized their contributions to basic research involving nucleic acids.
Paul D. Boyer Paul Delos Boyer (born July 31, 1918) is an American biochemist, analytical chemist, and a professor of chemistry at University of California Los Angeles (UCLA).
Paul K. Stumpf Paul K. Stumpf was an American biochemist, "a world leader in the field of plant biochemistry" according to the National Academy of Sciences and the University of California.
Paul L. Modrich Paul L. Modrich is the James B. Duke Professor of Biochemistry at Duke University and Investigator at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.
Pedro Cuatrecasas Pedro Cuatrecasas (born 27 September 1936) is an American biochemist and an Adjunct Professor of Pharmacology & Medicine at the University of California, San Diego.
Pehr Harbury Pehr A. B. Harbury (born 1965) is an American biochemist, and Associate Professor of Biochemistry at Stanford University.
Peng Loh Y. Peng Loh is a female American Biochemist and Molecular Biologist currently acting as Senior Investigator and Head at the Section on Cellular Neurobiology, Laboratory of Developmental Neurobiology, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National...
Perry A. Frey Perry A. Frey (born 1935) is professor emeritus of biochemistry at the University of Wisconsin–Madison.
Philip A. Beachy Philip Arden Beachy (born October 25, 1958) is Ernest and Amelia Gallo Professor at Stanford University School of Medicine in Palo Alto, California and an Associate at Stanford's Institute of St...
Philip Handler Philip Handler (August 13, 1917 – December 29, 1981) was an American nutritionist, and biochemist.
Piers Nash Piers David Nash (born August 8, 1969) is the Senior Director of Campaign Planning for Academic Research at the University of Chicago Medicine and Biological Sciences Division.
Ralph Dorfman Ralph Isadore Dorfman, (1911 – November 19, 1985) was a Jewish American biochemist.
Ralph F. Hirschmann Ralph Franz Hirschmann (May 6, 1922 – June 20, 2009) was a German American biochemist who led a team that was responsible for the first organic synthesis of an enzyme, a ribonuclease.
Ralph Holman Ralph Holman (1917 – August 15, 2012) was a biochemist whose research focused on lipids and fatty acids, especially the Omega-3 fatty acid.
Randy Schekman Randy Wayne Schekman (born December 30, 1948) is an American cell biologist at the University of California, Berkeley, and former editor-in-chief of Proceedings of the National Academy of Scie...
Rashad Khalifa Rashad Khalifa (رشاد خليفة; November 19, 1935–January 31, 1990) was an Egyptian-American biochemist, closely associated with the United Submitters International.
Reinhold and Ruth Benesch Reinhold Benesch and Ruth Erica Benesch were American biochemists at Columbia University whose forty year scientific collaboration primarily investigated hemoglobin.
Rhee Sue-Goo Rhee Sue-Goo, Ph.D. is a Korean-born American biochemist.
Rhee Sue-goo Rhee Sue-Goo, Ph.D. (born 1943) is a Korean-born American biochemist.
Richard Amasino Richard Amasino is a professor of biochemistry and genetics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Richard Bonneau Richard Bonneau is an American computational biologist who studies methods to analyze systems biology datasets and methods to predict the three-dimensional structures of proteins.
Richard D. Cummings Richard D. Cummings, PhD, is the William Patterson Timmie Professor and Chairman of the Department of Biochemistry at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia.
Richard D. Feinman Richard David Feinman (born 1940) is a professor of biochemistry and medical researcher at State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn, better known as SUNY Downstate Medical ...
Richard E. Dickerson Richard E. Dickerson was the first to carry out a single-crystal structure analysis of B-DNA, with what has become known as the "Dickerson dodecamer": C-G-C-G-A-A-T-T-C-G-C-G. At UCLA he has con...
Richard E. McCarty Richard E. McCarty is the William D. Gill Professor of Biology at Johns Hopkins University.
Richard P. Lifton Richard P. Lifton (born 1953) is an American biochemist, and the Sterling Professor of Genetics and Internal Medicine, at the Yale University School of Medicine.
Richard Wolfenden Richard Vance Wolfenden is an Alumni Distinguished Professor of chemistry, biochemistry and biophysics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Robert B. Darnell Robert Darnell is an American neuro-oncologist and neuroscientist who is the President and Scientific Director of the New York Genome Center.
Robert Bruce Merrifield Robert Bruce Merrifield (July 15, 1921 – May 14, 2006) was an American biochemist who won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1984 for the invention of solid phase peptide synthesis.
Robert Corey Robert Brainard Corey (August 19, 1897 – April 23, 1971) was an American biochemist, mostly known for his role in discovery of the α-helix and the β-sheet with Linus Pauling.
Robert H. Burris Robert H. Burris (April 13, 1914 – May 11, 2010) was a professor in the Biochemistry Department at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Robert K. Crane Robert Kellogg Crane (December 20, 1919 – October 31, 2010) was an American biochemist best known for his discovery of sodium-glucose cotransport.
Robert Lefkowitz Robert Joseph Lefkowitz (born April 15, 1943) is an American physician-scientist best known for his work with G protein-coupled receptors, for which, with Brian Kobilka, he was awarded the 2012 ...
Robert S. Haltiwanger Robert S. Haltiwanger is a full Professor of Biochemistry at the State University of New York at Stony Brook and Chair of the Department of Biochemistry and Cellular Biology.
Robert W. Holley Robert William Holley (January 28, 1922 – February 11, 1993) was an American biochemist.
Roc Ordman Alfred B. "Roc" Ordman (born October 25, 1948) is an American biochemist and researcher into aging, life extension and the effects of free radicals on the body.
Roger D. Kornberg Roger David Kornberg (born) is an American biochemist and professor of structural biology at Stanford University School of Medicine.
Roger Wartell Roger Wartell is the former Chair of the School of Biology at the Georgia Institute of Technology.
Roger Y. Tsien Roger Yonchien Tsien (born February 1, 1952) is a Chinese American biochemist.
Rollin Hotchkiss Rollin Douglas Hotchkiss (1911 – December 12, 2004) was an American biochemist who helped to establish the role of DNA as the genetic material and contributed to the isolation and purification o...
Ronald Breaker Ronald R. Breaker Ph.D. is the Henry Ford II Professor of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology at Yale University.
Ronald Vale Ronald "Ron" David Vale PhD (born in Hollywood, California, United States) is a professor of cellular and molecular pharmacology at the University of California, San Francisco.
Ronald W. Davis Ronald Wayne "Ron" Davis (born 17 July 1941) is Professor of Biochemistry & Genetics, and Director of the Stanford Genome Technology Center at Stanford University.
Roscoe Brady Roscoe Owen Brady was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on October 11, 1923.
Roy Mackal Roy P. Mackal (August 1, 1925 – September 14, 2013) was a University of Chicago biologist best known to the general public for his interest in the Loch Ness Monster and other cryptozoological en...
Ruth Hubbard Ruth Hubbard (born 1924) is Professor Emerita of Biology at Harvard University, where she was the first woman to hold a tenured professorship position in biology.
Sam Granick Sam Granick was an American biochemist known for his studies of ferritin and iron metabolism more broadly, of chloroplast structure, and of the biosynthesis of heme and related molecules.
Sam Ruben Samuel Ruben (born Charles Rubenstein, November 5, 1913 – September 28, 1943), the son of Herschel and Frieda Penn Rubenstein – the name was officially shortened to Ruben in 1930.
Samuel Mitja Rapoport Samuel Mitja Rapoport (27 November 1912 – 7 July 2004) was a prominent physician, biochemist, European Jewish émigré, and Communist who fled to East Germany from McCarthyite persecution in the U...
Sarah Ratner Sarah Ratner (June 9, 1903 – July 28, 1999) was an American biochemist.
Scott Strobel Scott A. Strobel Ph.D. is the Henry Ford II Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry at Yale University and the vice-president of West Campus Planning and Program Development.
Selman Waksman Selman Abraham Waksman was a Ukrainian-American inventor, biochemist and microbiologist whose research into organic substances—largely into organisms that live in soil—and their decomposition promoted the discovery of Streptomycin, and several other antibiotics.
Severo Ochoa Severo Ochoa de Albornoz (24 September 1905 – 1 November 1993) was a Spanish - American Doctor of Medicine and Biochemist, and joint winner of the 1959 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine with...
Sheldon Segal Sheldon Jerome Segal was an American embryologist and biochemist who spent his entire career working on contraception and made major innovations in the field of long-lasting alternatives, includ...
Shirley Corriher Shirley O. Corriher (born 1935) is a biochemist and author of CookWise: The Hows and Whys of Successful Cooking, winner of a James Beard Foundation award, and BakeWise: The Hows and Whys o...
Sidney Udenfriend Sidney Udenfriend was an American biochemist, pharmacologist, founding director of the Roche Institute of Molecular Biology, co-discoverer of a color test to detect an intestinal tumor often lin...
Sidney W. Fox Sidney Walter Fox (24 March 1912 - 10 August 1998) was a Los Angeles-born biochemist responsible for discoveries on the origins of life.
Sofia Simmonds Sofia S. "Topsy" Simmonds (July 31, 1917 – July 27, 2007) was an American biochemist who studied amino acid metabolism and peptide metabolism in E. coli.
Stanford Moore Stanford Moore (September 4, 1913 – August 23, 1982) was a U.S. biochemist.
Stanislaw Burzynski Stanislaw Rajmund Burzynski (born January 23, 1943 in Lublin, Poland) is a biochemist and a physician.
Stanley B. Prusiner Stanley Benjamin Prusiner (born May 28, 1942) is an American neurologist and biochemist.
Stephen Busby Stephen Busby FRS is a British biochemist, and professor at the University of Birmingham.
Steven Clarke Steven G. Clarke, (born November 19, 1949) an American biochemist, is a director of the UCLA Molecular Biology Institute, a professor of chemistry and biochemistry at UCLA biochemistry department.
Susan Gerbi Susan Gerbi (born 1944) is the George Eggleston Professor of Biochemistry and a professor of biology at Brown University.
T. Colin Campbell T. Colin Campbell is an American biochemist who specializes in the effect of nutrition on long-term health.
Tania A. Baker Tania A. Baker Ph.D. is a Professor of Biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the head of the Department of Biology.
Terry Elton Terry Elton received his B.S. from Weber State University in Chemistry in 1981.
Thomas A. Steitz Thomas Arthur Steitz (born August 23, 1940) is the Sterling Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Yale University, New Haven.
Thomas B. Kornberg Thomas Bill Kornberg is an American biochemist who was the first person to purify and characterise DNA polymerase II and DNA polymerase III. He is currently a professor of biochemistry and bioph...
Thomas Bruice Thomas C. Bruice is a professor of chemistry and biochemistry at University of California, Santa Barbara.
Thomas Burr Osborne (chemist) Thomas Burr Osborne (August 5, 1859 – January 29, 1929) was a biochemist and co-discoverer of Vitamin A. He is known for his work isolating and characterizing seed proteins, and for determ...
Thomas C. Südhof Thomas Christian Südhof (born December 22, 1955) is a German-American biochemist well known for his study of synaptic transmission.
Thomas Cech Thomas Robert Cech (born December 8, 1947 in Chicago) is a chemist who shared the 1989 Nobel prize in chemistry with Sidney Altman, for their discovery of the catalytic properties of RNA. Cech d...
Thomas F. Anderson Thomas Foxen Anderson was a biophysical chemist and geneticist who developed techniques for using electron microscopes.
Thomas Jessell Thomas Michael Jessell (born 2 August 1951 in London) is a professor of biochemistry and molecular biophysics at Columbia University in New York City.
Thomas labean Thomas Henry LaBean is an American biochemist, bioengineer and associate professor at North Carolina State University.
Thomas Reh Thomas A. Reh Ph.D. is an American scientist and author.
Thomas Shenk Thomas E. Shenk is the James A. Elkins Jr. Professor in the Life Sciences in the department of Molecular Biology at Princeton University.
Tuan Vo-Dinh Tuan Vo-Dinh (Vietnamese: Võ Đình Tuấn) (Nha Trang, 11 April 1948) is R. Eugene and Susie E. Goodson Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Professor of Chemistry, and Director of the Fitzpa...
Valerie Daggett Valerie Daggett is a professor of bioengineering at the University of Washington in Seattle, Washington, United States.
Venkatraman Ramakrishnan Venkatraman "Venki" Ramakrishnan (born 1952) is an Indian-born American and British structural biologist, who shared the 2009 Nobel Prize in Chemistry with Thomas A. Steitz and Ada E. Yonath, "f...
Vern L. Schramm Vern L. Schramm is a Professor & Ruth Merns Chair in Biochemistry at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University.
Vincent du Vigneaud Vincent du Vigneaud (May 18, 1901 – December 11, 1978) was an American biochemist.
Vladimir Torchilin Vladimir Petrovich Torchilin (Владимир Петрович Торчилин, born 1946) is a Soviet, Russian and American biochemist, pharmacologist, and an expert in medical nanotechnology.
W. Wallace Cleland William Wallace Cleland, often cited as W. W. Cleland, was a University of Wisconsin-Madison biochemistry professor.
Walter Gilbert Walter Gilbert (born March 21, 1932) is an American physicist, biochemist, molecular biology pioneer, and Nobel laureate.
Wayne L. Hubbell Wayne L. Hubbell is an American biochemist and member of the National Academy of Sciences.
Wendell Lim Wendell Lim Ph.D. is a Professor of Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology at University of California, San Francisco.
Wendell Meredith Stanley Wendell Meredith Stanley (16 August 1904 – 15 June 1971) was an American biochemist, virologist and Nobel laureate.
William Howard Stein William Howard Stein (June 25, 1911 – February 2, 1980) was an American biochemist.
William J. Rutter William J. Rutter (born August 28, 1928) is an American biochemist who cofounded the early biotechnology company Chiron Corporation together with Edward Penhoet and Pablo DT Valenzuela.
William Jencks William Platt Jencks (August 15, 1927 – January 3, 2007) was an American biochemist.
William John Gies William John Gies (February 21, 1872 - May 20, 1956) was a US biochemist and dentist.
William T. Wickner William T. Wickner born March 13, 1946, the James C. Chilcott '20 Distinguished Professor of Biochemistry at Dartmouth Medical School, is an authority on membrane fusion and inheritance, which ...
Xiaodong Wang Xiaodong Wang is a Chinese-born American biochemist best known for his work with cytochrome c. His laboratory developed an in-vitro assay for the activation of the apoptosis related proteinase ...
Xuong Nguyen-Huu Xuong Nguyen-Huu (Vietnamese: Nguyễn Hữu Xương) (born in 1933 in Vietnam -) is a pioneer of protein crystallography technology.
Zhijian James Chen Zhijian James Chen (陈志坚) is a Chinese American biochemist and Professor in the Department of Molecular Biology at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center.