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Peter J. Ratcliffe

1954 - Today

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Sir Peter John Ratcliffe, FRS, FMedSci (born 14 May 1954) is a British Nobel Laureate physician-scientist who is trained as a nephrologist. He was a practising clinician at the John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford and Nuffield Professor of Clinical Medicine and head of the Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine at the University of Oxford from 2004 to 2016. He has been a Fellow of Magdalen College, Oxford since 2004. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Peter J. Ratcliffe has received more than 211,044 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 39 in 2019). Peter J. Ratcliffe is the 404th most popular chemist (up from 413th in 2019), the 2,435th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 2,579th in 2019) and the 55th most popular British Chemist.

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Among chemists, Peter J. Ratcliffe ranks 404 out of 509Before him are Nikolay Beketov, Ernst Otto Beckmann, Coenraad Johannes van Houten, William Nicholson, Georges Urbain, and James Smithson. After him are Jeremias Benjamin Richter, Joseph Achille Le Bel, John Walker, Phoebus Levene, Adolph Frank, and Gaston Tissandier.

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Among people born in 1954, Peter J. Ratcliffe ranks 160Before him are Alice Krige, Norihito, Prince Takamado, Bruce Sterling, Philippa Gregory, Tony Todd, and Margot Wallström. After him are Alice, Sam J. Jones, Kazuhiko Inoue, Roddy Piper, Anish Kapoor, and Gerd Faltings.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Peter J. Ratcliffe ranks 2,435 out of 7,765Before him are Samantha Bond (1961), Edmund Crouchback (1245), Henry Cole (1808), Peter Cheyney (1896), William Langland (1332), and L. S. Lowry (1887). After him are Nancy Mitford (1904), Ronald Neame (1911), William Cowper (1731), Ceol of Wessex (600), Henry St John, 1st Viscount Bolingbroke (1678), and James Galway (1939).

Among CHEMISTS In United Kingdom

Among chemists born in United Kingdom, Peter J. Ratcliffe ranks 55Before him are Alexander William Williamson (1824), John William Draper (1811), Peter Atkins (1940), William Gregor (1761), Luke Howard (1772), and William Nicholson (1753). After him are John Walker (1781), Morris Travers (1872), Gregory Winter (1951), Norman Lockyer (1836), Edward Charles Howard (1774), and Arthur Aikin (1773).