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Martin Rodbell
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Rodbell on the cover of Environmental Health Perspectives
Martin Rodbell

December 1, 1925(1925-12-01)[1]
DiedDecember 7, 1998(1998-12-07) (aged 73)[1]
Known forNobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1995
discovery of G-proteins

Martin Rodbell (December 1, 1925 – December 7, 1998) was an American Biochemist and Molecular endocrinologist.

He is best known for discovering G-proteins and he won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1994 for "their discovery of G-proteins and the role of these proteins in signal transduction in cells.". He shared the prize with Alfred G. Gilman.[1]

He died on December 7, 1998 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.[1]


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This person won a Nobel Prize