Raymond P. Ahlquist
1914 – 1983
Who was Raymond P. Ahlquist?
Raymond Perry Ahlquist was an American pharmacist and pharmacologist. He published seminal work in 1948 that divided adrenoceptors into α- and β-adrenoceptor subtypes. This discovery explained the activity of several existing drugs and also laid the ground work for new drugs including the widely prescribed beta blockers.
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- University of Washington
- Apr 1, 1983
on July 23, 2013
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