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Rodbell on the cover of Environmental Health Perspectives
December 1, 1925
|Died||December 7, 1998 (aged 73)|
|Known for||Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1995|
discovery of G-proteins
He is best known for discovering G proteins. He won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1994 for "discovery of G-proteins and the role of these proteins in signal transduction in cells.". He shared the prize with Alfred G. Gilman.
- "Martin Rodbell - Facts". Nobelprize.org. http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1994/rodbell-facts.html. Retrieved 2013-12-14.