Edwin G. Krebs

1918 - 2009

Edwin G. Krebs

Edwin Gerhard Krebs (June 6, 1918 – December 21, 2009) was an American biochemist. He received the Albert Lasker Award for Basic Medical Research and the Louisa Gross Horwitz Prize of Columbia University in 1989 together with Alfred Gilman and, together with his collaborator Edmond H. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edwin G. Krebs has received more than 70,529 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 228th most popular chemist.

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Among chemists, Edwin G. Krebs ranks 228 out of 473Before him are John Polanyi, Alfred G. Gilman, Robert Huber, Ignacy Mościcki, Henry Taube, and Donald J. Cram. After him are Sophia Brahe, Germain Henri Hess, Kenichi Fukui, Jacques Dubochet, Ignacy Łukasiewicz, and Joachim Sauer.

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Among people born in 1918, Edwin G. Krebs ranks 62Before him are François Tombalbaye, Betty Ford, Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, Edward A. Murphy Jr., Oscar Luigi Scalfaro, and Takashi Kasahara. After him are Yigal Allon, Kenichi Fukui, John Forsythe, Henryk Szeryng, Tāufaʻāhau Tupou IV, and B. K. S. Iyengar. Among people deceased in 2009, Edwin G. Krebs ranks 45Before him are Sydney Chaplin, Jennifer Jones, Sergey Mikhalkov, Farrah Fawcett, J. G. Ballard, and Patrick McGoohan. After him are Yves Rocher, Albert Barillé, Mario Benedetti, Natasha Richardson, Edward T. Hall, and Juan Almeida Bosque.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Edwin G. Krebs ranks 1,327 out of 12,171Before him are Eric Roberts (1956), Ray Ewry (1873), Stanley Kramer (1913), Donald J. Cram (1919), Geena Davis (1956), and Andrew Dickson White (1832). After him are Bruce McCandless II (1937), Ma Barker (1873), Dave Mustaine (1961), Henry Hathaway (1898), John Fogerty (1945), and Willard Van Orman Quine (1908).

Among CHEMISTS In United States

Among chemists born in United States, Edwin G. Krebs ranks 47Before him are William Standish Knowles (1917), Arthur Kornberg (1918), Elias James Corey (1928), Kary Mullis (1944), Alfred G. Gilman (1941), and Donald J. Cram (1919). After him are Roger D. Kornberg (1947), Robert Curl (1933), Martin Rodbell (1925), Edward W. Morley (1838), F. Sherwood Rowland (1927), and Robert H. Grubbs (1942).