Roger D. Kornberg

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Roger Kornberg
ForMemRS[1]
Roger Kornberg (Nobel Medicine or Physiology 2006) in Stockholm, June 2016.jpg
Born (1947-04-24) 24 Aprile 1947 (age 72)
St. Louis, Missouri, US
NaitionalityAmerican
Alma mater
Kent forTransmission o genetic information frae DNA tae RNA
Hauf-marrae(s)Yahli Lorch
Awairds
Scientific career
FieldsStructural biology
Institutions
ThesisThe Diffusion of Phospholipids in Membranes (1972)
Doctoral advisorHarden M. McConnell[3]
SignaturRogerDKornberg.jpg
Wabsteid
kornberg.stanford.edu

Roger David Kornberg (born Aprile 24, 1947) is an American biochemist an professor o structural biology at Stanford Varsity School of Medicine. Kornberg wis awairdit the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 2006 for his studies o the process bi which genetic information frae DNA is copied tae RNA, "the molecular basis o eukaryotic transcription."[4][5][6][7][8][9]

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  1. Anon (2009). "Certificate of Election EC/2009/48: Roger D. Kornberg". London: Royal Society. Archived frae the oreeginal on 2015-08-06.
  2. "Roger D. Kornberg". people.embo.org.
  3. Kornberg, Roger David (1972). The Diffusion of Phospholipids in Membranes (PhD thesis). Stanford University. OCLC 38611465.
  4. "Roger Kornberg wins the 2006 Nobel Prize in Chemistry". Stanford University School of Medicine.
  5. "Press release: The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2006". Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.
  6. N, Kresge; Al., Et (2009). "The Decade-long Pursuit of a Reconstituted Yeast Transcription System: the Work of Roger D. Kornberg". J Biol Chem. 284 (43): e18–20. PMC 2785628. PMID 19847957.
  7. BBC News report of Kornbergs Nobel Prize win
  8. Kornberg Nobel Prize lecture
  9. The Nobel Foundation 2006 prizes in Chemistry