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Michael Stuart Brown

1941 - Today

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Michael Stuart Brown ForMemRS NAS AAA&S APS (born April 13, 1941) is an American geneticist and Nobel laureate. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine with Joseph L. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michael Stuart Brown has received more than 106,962 page views. His biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 42 in 2019). Michael Stuart Brown is the 162nd most popular physician (up from 169th in 2019), the 1,289th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,435th in 2019) and the 20th most popular American Physician.

Michael Stuart Brown is most famous for his work in the field of genetics and human development. He is a professor of medical genetics at the University of Utah and a professor of pediatrics at Harvard Medical School.

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  • 14.80

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  • 2.43

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Among physicians, Michael Stuart Brown ranks 162 out of 502Before him are Magnus Hirschfeld, Waldemar Hoven, Sushruta, Bernardo Houssay, Joseph Erlanger, and Robin Warren. After him are Merit-Ptah, Albert Calmette, Engelbert Kaempfer, Giovanni Battista Morgagni, Leonid Rogozov, and Dominique Jean Larrey.

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Among people born in 1941, Michael Stuart Brown ranks 79Before him are Izzat Ibrahim al-Douri, Ivica Osim, Vladimir Voronin, Theodor W. Hänsch, Gérson, and Jacques Perrin. After him are Cass Elliot, Kyu Sakamoto, Graham Chapman, Linda McCartney, Martin Evans, and Aimé Jacquet.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Michael Stuart Brown ranks 1,289 out of 18,182Before him are John Payne (1912), Yonatan Netanyahu (1946), James Garner (1928), Henry Gantt (1861), Lewis A. Swift (1820), and Annette Bening (1958). After him are Grandma Moses (1860), Edith Wharton (1862), John Hasbrouck Van Vleck (1899), Philip Warren Anderson (1923), Shelley Duvall (1949), and Hugh David Politzer (1949).

Among PHYSICIANS In United States

Among physicians born in United States, Michael Stuart Brown ranks 20Before him are Haldan Keffer Hartline (1903), Louis Ignarro (1941), Baruch Samuel Blumberg (1925), George H. Hitchings (1905), E. Donnall Thomas (1920), and Joseph Erlanger (1874). After him are Anthony Fauci (1940), Patch Adams (1945), George Whipple (1878), Henry Heimlich (1920), Dickinson W. Richards (1895), and Jack Kevorkian (1928).