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Alfred G. Gilman
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Born
Alfred Goodman Gilman

June 1, 1941(1941-06-01)[1]
DiedDecember 24, 2015(2015-12-24) (aged 74)
Dallas, Texas, U.S.
NationalityAmerican
Known forG-proteins

Alfred Goodman Gilman (July 1, 1941 – December 23, 2015) was an American pharmacologist and biochemist.

He is best known for his discoveries regarding G-proteins.[1] For his discovery, Gilman won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1994. He shared the prize with Martin Rodbell[1]

Gilman died after a long battle with pancreatic cancer in Dallas, Texas on December 23, 2015 at the age of 74.[2]

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This person won a Nobel Prize