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Joseph Takahashi

American medical investigator


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

Joseph S. Takahashi is a Japanese American neurobiologist and geneticist. Takahashi is a professor at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center as well as an investigator at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. Takahashi's research group discovered the genetic basis for the mammalian circadian clock in 1994 and identified the Clock gene in 1997. Takahashi was elected to the National Academy of Sciences in 2003.

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What schools is this person affiliated with?

University of Oregon

Public research university in Eugene, Oregon, USA

University of South Carolina

University in Columbia, South Carolina

Northwestern University

Private research university with campuses in Evanston and Chicago, Illinois, United States

Swarthmore College

Liberal arts college in Swarthmore, Pennsylvania