Ralph M. Steinman

1943 - 2011

Ralph M. Steinman

Ralph Marvin Steinman (January 14, 1943 – September 30, 2011) was a Canadian physician and medical researcher at Rockefeller University, who in 1973 discovered and named dendritic cells while working as a postdoctoral fellow in the laboratory of Zanvil A. Cohn, also at Rockefeller University. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ralph M. Steinman has received more than 157,949 page views. His biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 106th most popular biologist.

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  • 52

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 11.08

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.16

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among biologists, Ralph M. Steinman ranks 106 out of 686Before him are Sydney Brenner, George Davis Snell, Mario Capecchi, Ludwig von Bertalanffy, William Bateson, and Thomas Huckle Weller. After him are John Franklin Enders, Roger Guillemin, Susumu Tonegawa, Pierre André Latreille, Giovanni Sartori, and Linda B. Buck.

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Among people born in 1943, Ralph M. Steinman ranks 60Before him are Michael Mann, Jean-Louis Tauran, Betty Williams, Hanna Schygulla, Klaus Maria Brandauer, and Antonio Tabucchi. After him are Sam Shepard, Jerry Bruckheimer, Raffaella Carrà, Neale Donald Walsch, Mariss Jansons, and Esma Redžepova. Among people deceased in 2011, Ralph M. Steinman ranks 44Before him are Bubba Smith, Herbert A. Hauptman, Baruch Samuel Blumberg, Tomislav Ivić, Michael Gough, and Zdeněk Miler. After him are Jorge Semprún, Amy Winehouse, Linda Christian, Sultan bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Daniel Bell, and Richard Winters.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Ralph M. Steinman ranks 44 out of 840Before him are Arthur B. McDonald (1943), John Charles Fields (1863), Oswald Avery (1877), Mary Pickford (1892), Charles Taylor (1931), and Dan Aykroyd (1952). After him are Charles Brenton Huggins (1901), Howard Shore (1946), Joni Mitchell (1943), Drake (1986), Lois Maxwell (1927), and Elizabeth Arden (1878).

Among BIOLOGISTS In Canada

Among biologists born in Canada, Ralph M. Steinman ranks 1After him are John Murray (1841) and David Suzuki (1936).

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