Candace Pert

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1946 – 2013

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Who was Candace Pert?

Candace Beebe Pert was an American neuroscientist and pharmacologist who discovered the opiate receptor, the cellular binding site for endorphins in the brain.

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Born
Jun 26, 1946
Also known as
  • Candace B. Pert
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Bryn Mawr College
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Employment
  • Georgetown University
Died
Sep 12, 2013
Potomac

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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