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Randy Schekman
Schekman in 2015.
BornRandy Wayne Schekman
(1948-12-30) December 30, 1948 (age 72)
Saint Paul, Minnesota, U.S.
NationalityAmerican
InstitutionsUniversity of California, Berkeley
UCLA
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Stanford University
Alma materUCLA (BA)
Stanford University (PhD)
Doctoral advisorArthur Kornberg
Doctoral studentsDavid Julius[1]
David Baker
Known forEditor-in-chief of PNAS[2] and eLife[3]
Notable awards
This person won a Nobel Prize

Randy Wayne Schekman (born December 30, 1948) is an American cell biologist. He works at the University of California, Berkeley.[6] He is the editor-in-chief of Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences and Annual Review of Cell and Developmental Biology.[2][7][8][9]

He was elected to the National Academy of Sciences in 1992. He won the 2013 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine with James Rothman and Thomas C. Südhof for their work on cell membrane vesicle trafficking.[10]

References

  1. "Julius Lab - David Julius". Physio.ucsf.edu. http://physio.ucsf.edu/julius/julius.html. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 Zagorski, N. (2008). "Profile of Randy Schekman: Reflections on his first year as PNAS Editor-in-Chief". Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 105 (8): 2763–2765. doi:10.1073/pnas.0610781105 . PMC 2268533 . PMID 18287009 . 
  3. Schekman, R.; Patterson, M. (2013). "Reforming research assessment". eLife 2: e00855. doi:10.7554/eLife.00855 . PMC 3656620 . PMID 23700504 . 
  4. "Professor Randy Schekman ForMemRS". Royalsociety.org. http://royalsociety.org/people/randy-schekman. 
  5. Wickner, W. T. (2013). "Profile of Thomas Sudhof, James Rothman, and Randy Schekman, 2013 Nobel Laureates in Physiology or Medicine". Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 110 (46): 18349–50. doi:10.1073/pnas.1319309110 . PMC 3832004 . PMID 24158482 . 
  6. "Randy Schekman: Howard Hughes Investigator and Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology". http://mcb.berkeley.edu/faculty/CDB/schekmanr.html. 
  7. Bucci, M. (2006). "Randy Schekman". Nature Chemical Biology 2 (11): 568. doi:10.1038/nchembio1106-568 . PMID 17051227 . 
  8. Zagorski, N. (2006). "QnAs with Randy Schekman". Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 103 (50): 18881. doi:10.1073/pnas.0609700103 . PMC 1748144 . PMID 17148596 . 
  9. Schekman, Randy (1999). "Preface by Randy Schekman". Annual Review of Cell and Developmental Biology 15. doi:10.1146/annurev.cb.15.010199.100001 . 
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