May-Britt Moser

1963 - Today

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May-Britt Moser (born 4 January 1963) is a Norwegian psychologist and neuroscientist, who is a Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU). She and her then-husband, Edvard Moser, shared half of the 2014 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, awarded for work concerning the grid cells in the entorhinal cortex, as well as several additional space-representing cell types in the same circuit that make up the positioning system in the brain. Together with Edvard Moser she established the Moser research environment at NTNU, which they lead. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of May-Britt Moser has received more than 216,620 page views. Her biography is available in 62 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 59 in 2019). May-Britt Moser is the 309th most popular physician (down from 273rd in 2019), the 132nd most popular biography from Norway (down from 119th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Norwegian Physician.

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Among physicians, May-Britt Moser ranks 309 out of 509Before her are Louis de Jaucourt, Ernest Duchesne, Hans Berger, Agnodice, Adolf Kussmaul, and Mondino de Luzzi. After her are Abd al-Latif al-Baghdadi, Bronisława Dłuska, Robert Remak, James Curtis Hepburn, Carlos Chagas, and Michael Maier.

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Among people born in 1963, May-Britt Moser ranks 80Before her are Félix Tshisekedi, Ludovic Orban, Mikael Persbrandt, Rob Schneider, Kai Hansen, and Stevo Pendarovski. After her are Michel Gondry, Liu Cixin, Carlos Kaiser, David Yates, Dean Norris, and Benjamin Bratt.

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In Norway

Among people born in Norway, May-Britt Moser ranks 132 out of 735Before her are Knut Haugland (1917), Trygve Bratteli (1910), Rikard Nordraak (1842), Anne Holt (1958), Ole Einar Bjørndalen (1974), and Frits Thaulow (1847). After her are Ole Gunnar Solskjær (1973), Jens Munk (1579), Ulvhild Håkansdotter (1090), Mari Boine (1956), Thorleif Haug (1894), and Viggo Brun (1885).

Among PHYSICIANS In Norway

Among physicians born in Norway, May-Britt Moser ranks 2Before her are Gerhard Armauer Hansen (1841).

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