Biologists

Celebrities in category Biologists. List of famous people in category Biologists.

Sydney Brenner
Great Britain
South African biologist, winner of the 2002 Nobel Prize in Medicine or Physiology.
Wilhelm Ludvig Johannsen
Denmark
Danish biologist, professor
Haldan Keffer Hartline
USA
Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1967, jointly with Ragnar Granit and George Wald
Dmitriy Beling
Germany
Famous Ukrainian ichthyologist and hydrobiologist
Wilhelm Krause
Germany
German anatomist and histologist.
Peter Brian Medawar
Great Britain
Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1960.
Gabriele Falloppio
Italy
One of the most influential anatomists and physicians of the 16th century
August Wilhelm Eichler
Germany
German botanist, famous for his work in the field of plant systematization.
Oscar Hertwig
Germany
German embryologist and cytologist who first established that during fertilization the fusion of the nuclei of the sperm and egg occurs
Daniel Karlton Gaidusek
USA
Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1976 jointly with Baruch Blumberg
Konrad Bloch
USA
German-American biochemist, Nobel Prize laureate in physiology or medicine, 1964 (together with F. Linen)
Julius Axelrod
USA
American biochemist and pharmacologist, Nobel Prize laureate in physiology or medicine
Dian Fossey
USA
American zoologist
Jean Emmanuel Gilibert
France
French physician, botanist and biologist.
Bernard Heuvelmans
France
Franco-Belgian zoologist, researcher and writer
William Bateson
Great Britain
English biologist, one of the founders of genetics, author of the term “genetics” (1907).
Joshua Lederberg
USA
American geneticist
Albert Claude
Belgium
Belgian-American biologist, Nobel Prize Laureate in Physiology or Medicine 1974.
Rene Dubo
USA
American microbiologist, member of the US National Academy of Sciences. Developed new chemotherapy methods
Edwin Klebs
Germany
German bacteriologist and pathologist.
Daniel Nathans
USA
Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1978, jointly with Werner Arber and Hamilton O. Smith
Aafia Siddiqui
Pakistan
Pakistani cognitive neuroscientist convicted as terrorist
Herbert Jennings
USA
American zoologist, one of the first researchers of the genetics of single-celled microorganisms. Foreign Corresponding Member of the USSR Academy of Sciences
Giorgi Eliava
Georgia
Georgian microbiologist, specialist in bacteriophages, one of the founders of phage therapy.
German Joseph Muller
USA
American geneticist, student of Thomas Hunt Morgan, Nobel Prize winner in physiology or medicine (1946).
Alfred Charles Kinsey
USA
American biologist
Paul Greengard
USA
Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 2000, jointly with Arvid Karlsson and Eric Kandel
Katharine McCormick
USA
American biologist, suffragette, philanthropist
Alfred Hershey
USA
Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1969, jointly with Max Delbrück and Salvador Luria
Cristian Rene De Duve
Belgium
Belgian cytologist and biochemist, winner of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1974
Jacob Francois
France
French biologist, Nobel Prize laureate in Physiology or Medicine, 1965.
Johann Meckel
Germany
German doctor and biologist
Baruch Blumberg
USA
American physician and scientist, winner of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1976 (together with Carlton Gajduzek).
Gregory Penkus
USA
American endocrinologist whose work on the contraceptive properties of steroids led to the development of effective oral contraceptives
Rosalyn Sussman Yalow
USA
American biophysicist, Nobel Prize laureate in physiology or medicine, 1977 (together with R. Guillemin and E. Challey).
Thomas Hant Morgan
USA
American geneticist, Nobel laureate 1933
Moto Kimura
Japan
Japanese biologist.
Ernst Haeckel
Germany
German evolutionary biologist, representative of natural scientific materialism, supporter and propagandist of the teachings of Charles Darwin
George Edwards
Great Britain
English naturalist and ornithologist
Max Theiler
USA
Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1951
Elaine Anderson
USA
American scientist, paleontologist
Robert Koch
Germany
German microbiologist who discovered the causative agents of tuberculosis (1882) and cholera (1883), Nobel laureate in 1905.
Salvador Edward Luria
Italy
Italian-American biologist, winner of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1969
Nehemiah Grew
Great Britain
English botanist and doctor
William Grtgory
USA
American zoologist, scientist
Emil Adolf Behring
Germany
German bacteriologist, awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1901 for the discovery of the protective properties of serums
Rene Reaumur
France
French naturalist
Jared Diamond
USA
American scientist, evolutionary biologist and geographer
Charles Chamberland
France
French microbiologist
Stanley Cohen
USA
American biochemist and zoologist, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1986 (shared with Rita Levi-Montalcini).

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