#4487 Overall Influence

Robert F. Furchgott

American biochemist


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Robert Francis Furchgott was a Nobel Prize-winning American biochemist who contributed to the discovery of nitric oxide as a transient cellular signal in mammalian systems.Early life and education Furchgott was born in Charleston, South Carolina, to Arthur Furchgott , a department store owner, and Pena Furchgott. He graduated with a degree in chemistry from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill , and went on to earn a Ph.D in biochemistry at Northwestern University , immediately joining a medical faculty thereafter.

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Washington University in St. Louis

University in St. Louis, Missouri, United States

University of Miami

Private university in Coral Gables, Florida, United States

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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

Cornell University

Private university in Ithaca

University of South Carolina

University in Columbia, South Carolina

Northwestern University

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

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#149 World Rank
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