James P. Allison

1948 - Today

James P. Allison

James Patrick Allison (born August 7, 1948) is an American immunologist and Nobel laureate who holds the position of professor and chair of immunology and executive director of immunotherapy platform at the MD Anderson Cancer Center at the University of Texas. His discoveries have led to new cancer treatments for the deadliest cancers. He is also the director of the Cancer Research Institute (CRI) scientific advisory council. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of James P. Allison has received more than 623,916 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 279th most popular biologist.

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  • 3.76

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Among biologists, James P. Allison ranks 279 out of 686Before him are Ludwig Reichenbach, Johann Heinrich Friedrich Link, Josias Braun-Blanquet, Juan Ignacio Molina, Adolphe-Théodore Brongniart, and Charles Plumier. After him are Odoardo Beccari, Antonio José Cavanilles, H. Robert Horvitz, Robert Fortune, August Grisebach, and Karl Möbius.

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Among people born in 1948, James P. Allison ranks 120Before him are Philippe Garrel, Bill Ward, Kathy Reichs, George Abela, Wang Qishan, and Jesper Christensen. After him are Ram Baran Yadav, Jimmy Choo, Oliver Hart, Devlet Bahçeli, Jean-Pierre Raffarin, and Hema Malini.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, James P. Allison ranks 2,490 out of 12,171Before him are Kate Millett (1934), Nora Ephron (1941), Ronny Cox (1938), Jim Bridger (1804), Larry Niven (1938), and Othniel Charles Marsh (1831). After him are Mary Astor (1906), David Crosby (1941), Ross Perot (1930), Jimmie Angel (1899), Gloria Vanderbilt (1924), and Paul Castellano (1915).

Among BIOLOGISTS In United States

Among biologists born in United States, James P. Allison ranks 43Before him are David Baltimore (1938), Craig Venter (1946), Michael Rosbash (1944), Martin Chalfie (1947), Wilder Penfield (1891), and George Smith (1941). After him are H. Robert Horvitz (1947), Robert Gallo (1937), Michael W. Young (1949), Gregory Goodwin Pincus (1903), James Rothman (1950), and Carol W. Greider (1961).