Bruce Beutler

1957 - Today

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Bruce Alan Beutler ( BOYT-lər; born December 29, 1957) is an American immunologist and geneticist. Together with Jules A. Hoffmann, he received one-half of the 2011 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, for "their discoveries concerning the activation of innate immunity" (the other half went to Ralph M. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bruce Beutler has received more than 128,708 page views. His biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 50 in 2019). Bruce Beutler is the 333rd most popular biologist (down from 313th in 2019), the 3,163rd most popular biography from United States (down from 2,738th in 2019) and the 49th most popular American Biologist.

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Among biologists, Bruce Beutler ranks 333 out of 844Before him are H. Robert Horvitz, Johann Jakob von Tschudi, Georg Ossian Sars, Johann Hedwig, Carl Alexander Clerck, and Ivan Regen. After him are Michał Boym, Nikolai Severtzov, Theodor Boveri, Nehemiah Grew, Anders Dahl, and Heinrich Wilhelm Schott.

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Among people born in 1957, Bruce Beutler ranks 74Before him are Luis Garavito, Faustin-Archange Touadéra, Clive Burr, Mukesh Ambani, Paweł Pawlikowski, and Ted Levine. After him are Thierry Boutsen, José Sócrates, Wolfgang Ketterle, Bernie Mac, Klaus Augenthaler, and Peter Høeg.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Bruce Beutler ranks 3,163 out of 15,968Before him are Ross Perot (1930), David Blaine (1973), Jimmy Smith (1925), Dyan Cannon (1937), Ted Levine (1957), and Lee Morgan (1938). After him are Sean Astin (1971), LP (1981), Charles Chaplin Jr. (1925), Smokey Robinson (1940), Edith Wilson (1872), and Sean Young (1959).

Among BIOLOGISTS In United States

Among biologists born in United States, Bruce Beutler ranks 49Before him are George Smith (1941), Michael W. Young (1949), Martha Chase (1927), Martin Chalfie (1947), Michael Rosbash (1944), and H. Robert Horvitz (1947). After him are Eric F. Wieschaus (1947), Theodore Gill (1837), James Rothman (1950), Joel Asaph Allen (1838), Eugene Odum (1913), and Phillip Allen Sharp (1944).