Robert Weinberg

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Robert Allan Weinberg (born November 11, 1942) is a biologist, Daniel K. Ludwig Professor for Cancer Research at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), director of the Ludwig Center of the MIT, and American Cancer Society Research Professor. His research is in the area of oncogenes and the genetic basis of human cancer.Robert Weinberg is also affiliated with the Broad Institute and is a founding member of the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Weinberg has received more than 148,252 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Robert Weinberg is the 792nd most popular biologist, the 8,991st most popular biography from United States and the 117th most popular American Biologist.

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Among biologists, Robert Weinberg ranks 792 out of 844Before him are Alexander Alfonsovich Grossheim, William Bartram, Elizabeth Gertrude Britton, Mark Catesby, John Claudius Loudon, and Walter Buller. After him are Charles Wallace Richmond, Elliott Coues, Anne McLaren, Lancelot Hogben, Thomas Pennant, and Charles B. Cory.

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Among people born in 1942, Robert Weinberg ranks 489Before him are Bernd Kannenberg, Frankie Lymon, Asha Parekh, Al Matthews, Lyle Campbell, and Colin Groves. After him are Jürgen Kissner, Frew McMillan, Jo Vonlanthen, Terry Bisson, Neil Kinnock, and Glyn Johns.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Robert Weinberg ranks 8,991 out of 15,968Before him are Robert Cormier (1925), Claire McDowell (1877), Bob Bryan (1978), Les Baxter (1922), Larry Miller (1953), and Annette Charles (1948). After him are Leonard Wood (1860), Ben Burtt (1948), Dorothy Janis (1912), Brett Ratner (1969), Edward S. Holden (1846), and William Daniels (1901).

Among BIOLOGISTS In United States

Among biologists born in United States, Robert Weinberg ranks 117Before him are Frank Chapman (1864), Charles Sibley (1917), William Beebe (1877), Robert Ridgway (1850), William Bartram (1739), and Elizabeth Gertrude Britton (1858). After him are Charles Wallace Richmond (1868), Elliott Coues (1842), Charles B. Cory (1857), John Bartram (1699), Wilfred Hudson Osgood (1875), and Outram Bangs (1863).