Christian Drosten

1972 - Today

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Christian Heinrich Maria Drosten (German: [ˈkʁɪs.ti̯an ˈdʁɔ̩] (listen), born 1972) is a German virologist whose research focus is on novel viruses (emergent viruses). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Christian Drosten has received more than 279,801 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Christian Drosten is the 733rd most popular biologist, the 3,907th most popular biography from Germany and the 152nd most popular German Biologist.

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Among biologists, Christian Drosten ranks 733 out of 844Before him are Jacob Bjerknes, Wilhem de Haan, Edward Newton, Hugh Edwin Strickland, Sir William Jardine, 7th Baronet, and John Abbot. After him are Reginald Innes Pocock, Alfred Cogniaux, Jane Colden, David Starr Jordan, Nigel Marven, and Charlotte Auerbach.

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Among people born in 1972, Christian Drosten ranks 162Before him are Jang Dong-gun, John Cho, Drea de Matteo, Maia Sandu, Alfonso Pérez, and Stuart Townsend. After him are Shawn Bradley, Gabrielle Union, Elizabeth Berkley, Nek, Mario Stanić, and Manfred Weber.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Christian Drosten ranks 3,907 out of 5,289Before him are Erich Beer (1946), Hans Rademacher (1892), Katja Riemann (1963), Ellen von Unwerth (1954), Marco Bode (1969), and Rudolf Gramlich (1908). After him are Karl Jatho (1873), Shawn Bradley (1972), Jutta Kleinschmidt (1962), Dieter Hecking (1964), Thomas Helmer (1965), and Günter Sawitzki (1932).

Among BIOLOGISTS In Germany

Among biologists born in Germany, Christian Drosten ranks 152Before him are Karl Alfred von Zittel (1839), Erwin Stresemann (1889), Amalie Dietrich (1821), Max Fürbringer (1846), Johann Gottfried Zinn (1727), and Wilhelm Gerhard Walpers (1816). After him are Charlotte Auerbach (1899), Anton Reichenow (1847), Curt Backeberg (1894), and Alexander Wendt (1958).

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