Francis Collins
#2149 Overall Influence

Francis Collins

American geneticist and director of the National Institutes of Health

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Francis Sellers Collins is an American physician-geneticist who discovered the genes associated with a number of diseases and led the Human Genome Project. He is director of the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland, United States.

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University of Michigan
University of Michigan

Public research university in Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States

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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Public research university in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States

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University of Virginia
University of Virginia

Public research university in Charlottesville, Virginia, United States

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Yale University
Yale University

Private research university in New Haven, Connecticut, United States

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    Influence Rankings by Discipline

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    #306 World Rank #110 USA Rank
    Biology
    #1408 World Rank #417 USA Rank
    Physics
    #1605 World Rank #509 USA Rank
    Chemistry