Johann Deisenhofer

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Johann Deisenhofer

Johann Deisenhofer (born September 30, 1943) is a German biochemist who, along with Hartmut Michel and Robert Huber, received the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 1988 for their determination of the first crystal structure of an integral membrane protein, a membrane-bound complex of proteins and co-factors that is essential to photosynthesis. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Johann Deisenhofer has received more than 56,128 page views. His biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 294th most popular chemist.

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Among chemists, Johann Deisenhofer ranks 294 out of 473Before him are Jean Charles Galissard de Marignac, Carl Djerassi, Joseph L. Goldstein, Andreas Libavius, Yuan T. Lee, and Alexandre Brongniart. After him are Charles Friedel, Max Joseph von Pettenkofer, Michael Levitt, Charles Hatchett, Erwin Chargaff, and Fritz London.

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Among people born in 1943, Johann Deisenhofer ranks 115Before him are John Eliot Gardiner, Armando Guebuza, Bob Woodward, Wanda Rutkiewicz, Ri Chun-hee, and Princess Margriet of the Netherlands. After him are John Nettles, Princess Christina, Mrs. Magnuson, Paul Wolfowitz, Poul Nyrup Rasmussen, Mohamed Mahmoud Ould Louly, and Wilson Fittipaldi Júnior.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Johann Deisenhofer ranks 1,528 out of 3,763Before him are Kurt Gerron (1897), Tobias Mayer (1723), Adolf Bastian (1826), Adolf Hurwitz (1859), Johann Wilhelm Hittorf (1824), and Hans Berger (1873). After him are Karl Eberhard Schöngarth (1903), Prince Adalbert of Bavaria (1828), Conrad Celtes (1459), Elisabeth Christine of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, Crown Princess of Prussia (1746), Carl Friedrich Zelter (1758), and Michael Schenker (1955).

Among CHEMISTS In Germany

Among chemists born in Germany, Johann Deisenhofer ranks 49Before him are Carl Reichenbach (1788), Andreas Sigismund Marggraf (1709), Christian Friedrich Schönbein (1799), Henri Victor Regnault (1810), Leopold Gmelin (1788), and Andreas Libavius (1555). After him are Max Joseph von Pettenkofer (1818), Karl Friedrich Mohr (1806), Eilhard Mitscherlich (1794), Clemens Winkler (1838), Viktor Meyer (1848), and Hartmut Michel (1948).

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