> wiki  

Erwin Neher

KidzSearch Safe Wikipedia for Kids.
Jump to: navigation, search
Erwin Neher
Erwin Neher (2007)
Born (1944-03-20) 20 March 1944 (age 77)
Landsberg am Lech, Bavaria, Germany
Alma mater
Academic advisorsCharles F. Stevens
Known forpatch clamp
Notable awards
This person won a Nobel Prize
Erwin Neher (/ˈnər/;[4] German: [ˈneːɐ]; born 20 March 1944) is a German biophysicist. His works focused on cell physiology. In 1991, with Bert Sakmann, he won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for "their discoveries concerning the function of single ion channels in cells".[5][6][7]


  1. Elektronische Messtechnik in der Physiologie. Berlin, New York, Springer-Verlag, 1974.
  2. Single-channel recording / edited by Bert Sakmann and Erwin Neher. New York: Plenum Press, c1983.

    Template-specific style sheet:

    ISBN 0-306-41419-8
  3. Single-Channel Recording / edited by Bert Sakmann and Erwin Neher. 2nd ed. New York: Plenum Press, c1995.

    Template-specific style sheet:

    ISBN 0-306-44870-X
  4. "Neher". Random House Webster's Unabridged Dictionary.
  5. "Nobel autobiography of Neher". 
  6. "Neurotree - Erwin Neher Family Tree". 
  7. Dean, Chris. "Erwin Neher - Science Video Interview".