Who is Eckard Wimmer?
Eckard Wimmer is a German American virologist, organic chemist and distinguished professor of molecular genetics and microbiology at Stony Brook University. He is best known for his seminal work on the molecular biology of poliovirus and the first chemical synthesis of a viral genome capable of infection and subsequent production of live viruses.
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- May 22, 1936
- Georg-August University of Göttingen
- Lived in
- New York
on July 23, 2013
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