Well after their passing, many Rockefeller scientists continue to influence science through the people they trained and the significant discoveries made during their careers. Scientists who have recently passed away are highlighted here.
Greengard revolutionized our understanding of how brain cells communicate with each other and contributed to major advances in the treatment of a wide range of neurological and psychiatric diseases.
Blobel discovered the mechanisms by which proteins are targeted for delivery to specific locations within cells.
Christian de Duve
de Duve, Andrew W. Mellon Professor emeritus at The Rockefeller University is one of the founding fathers of the modern field of cell biology.
Steinman, an immunologist who spent his entire career at Rockefeller and died just days before the Nobel Prize committee announced his name.
Bruce S. McEwen
Mitchell J. Feigenbaum
David C. Gadsby