#4846 Overall Influence

Alfred Hershey

American chemist

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From Wikipedia

Alfred Day Hershey was an American Nobel Prize–winning bacteriologist and geneticist.He was born in Owosso, Michigan and received his B.S. in chemistry at Michigan State University in 1930 and his Ph.D. in bacteriology in 1934, taking a position shortly thereafter at the Department of Bacteriology at Washington University in St. Louis.

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Washington University in St. Louis

University in St. Louis, Missouri, United States

Michigan State University

Public research university in East Lansing, Michigan, United States

Influence Rankings by Discipline

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#195 World Rank
Biology
#842 World Rank
Chemistry