Peter Agre Biography

Peter Agre is an American physician, professor, and molecular biologist who was awarded the 2003 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his discovery of aquaporins. Aquaporins are water-channel proteins that move water molecules through the cell membrane. In 2009, Agre was elected president of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. He is currently a professor at Johns Hopkins University. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Peter Agre
Nationality:
United States of America
Profession:
Chemist, Scientist, Physician, Professor
Date of Birth:
January 30, 1949 (72)
Astrological Sign:
Aquarius
Marriages
Peter Agre Timeline
  • 2003-10-08
    Peter Agre and Roderick MacKinnon win the 2003 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for discoveries concerning channels in cell membranes
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