Martin Chalfie

1947 - Today

Martin Chalfie

Martin Lee Chalfie (born January 15, 1947) is an American scientist. He is University Professor at Columbia University. He shared the 2008 Nobel Prize in Chemistry along with Osamu Shimomura and Roger Y. Tsien "for the discovery and development of the green fluorescent protein, GFP". He holds a Ph.D. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Martin Chalfie has received more than 119,517 page views. His biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 253rd most popular biologist.

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Among biologists, Martin Chalfie ranks 253 out of 686Before him are Michael Rosbash, John Gould, Frédéric Cuvier, Joy Adamson, Carl Nägeli, and Oldfield Thomas. After him are Wilder Penfield, Rupert Sheldrake, François-Alphonse Forel, Friedrich Loeffler, Heinrich Johann Nepomuk von Crantz, and Arthur Tansley.

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Among people born in 1947, Martin Chalfie ranks 127Before him are Rod Evans, Henri Michel, Halldór Ásgrímsson, Viktor Belenko, Kazimierz Deyna, and Marisa Berenson. After him are Sergio Badilla Castillo, Branko Oblak, Kathrine Switzer, Zdeněk Zeman, Glenn Tipton, and Edu Coimbra.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Martin Chalfie ranks 2,303 out of 12,171Before him are Elbridge Gerry (1744), Kevin Mitnick (1963), Sofia Coppola (1971), John Edward Williams (1922), Piper Laurie (1932), and James Baker (1930). After him are Miley Cyrus (1992), Barbara Hershey (1948), Terry Riley (1935), Delbert Mann (1920), Archie Hahn (1880), and Wilder Penfield (1891).

Among BIOLOGISTS In United States

Among biologists born in United States, Martin Chalfie ranks 40Before him are James Dwight Dana (1813), Jeffrey C. Hall (1945), Clair Cameron Patterson (1922), David Baltimore (1938), Craig Venter (1946), and Michael Rosbash (1944). After him are Wilder Penfield (1891), George Smith (1941), James P. Allison (1948), H. Robert Horvitz (1947), Robert Gallo (1937), and Michael W. Young (1949).