Anfinsen

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  • Anfinsen —   [ æn ], Christian Boehmer, amerikanischer Biochemiker, * Monessen (Pennsylvania) 26. 3. 1916, ✝ Randallstown (Maryland) 14. 5. 1995; leitete 1950 81 verschiedene Laboratorien der National Institutes of Health in Bethesda (Maryland); seit 1982… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Anfinsen — Christian B. Anfinsen, 1969. Christian B. Anfinsen und US Präsident Jimmy Carter, 1980. Christian Boehmer Anfinsen (* …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Anfinsen — /an fin seuhn/, n. Christian Boehmer /bay meuhr, boh /, born 1916, U.S. biochemist: Nobel prize for chemistry 1972. * * * …   Universalium

  • Anfinsen — /an fin seuhn/, n. Christian Boehmer /bay meuhr, boh /, born 1916, U.S. biochemist: Nobel prize for chemistry 1972 …   Useful english dictionary

  • ANFINSEN, CHRISTIAN BOEHMER — (1916–1995), U.S. biochemist and Nobel laureate. Anfinsen was born in Monessen, Pennsylvania, the son of Norwegian immigrants, and converted to Judaism in 1980. After moving to Philadelphia, he received his B.Sc. in chemistry at Swarthmore… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Anfinsen's dogma — (also known as the thermodynamic hypothesis ) is a postulate in molecular biology championed by the Nobel prize laureate Christian B. Anfinsen. The dogma states that, at least for small globular proteins, the native structure is determined only… …   Wikipedia

  • Anfinsen , Christian Boehmer — (1916–1995) American biochemist Born in Monessen, Pennsylvania, Anfinsen was educated at Swarthmore College, the University of Pennsylvania, and Harvard, where he obtained his PhD in 1943. He taught at Harvard Medical School from 1943 to 1950,… …   Scientists

  • Anfinsen, Christian B. — ▪ American biochemist in full  Christian Boehmer Anfinsen   born March 26, 1916, Monessen, Pa., U.S. died May 14, 1995, Randallstown, Md.  American biochemist who, with Stanford Moore and William H. Stein, received the 1972 Nobel Prize for… …   Universalium

  • Anfinsen, Christian Boehmer — ▪ 1996       U.S. biochemist (b. March 26, 1916, Monessen, Pa. d. May 14, 1995, Randallstown, Md.), concentrated on research into the structure of enzymes, proteins that serve to promote biochemical reactions, and was co winner with Stanford… …   Universalium

  • Anfinsen, Christian B(oehmer) —  (1916–1995) American biochemist, awarded Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 1972 …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

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