David Baltimore

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1938 –

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Who is David Baltimore?

David Baltimore is an American biologist, university administrator, and Nobel laureate in Physiology or Medicine. He served as president of the California Institute of Technology from 1997 to 2006, and is currently the President Emeritus and Robert Andrews Millikan Professor of Biology at Caltech. He also served as president of Rockefeller University from 1990 to 1991, and was president of the American Association for the Advancement of Science in 2007. Dr. Baltimore has profoundly influenced international science, including key contributions to immunology, virology, cancer research, biotechnology, and recombinant DNA research, through his accomplishments as a researcher, administrator, educator, and public advocate for science and engineering. He was awarded the U.S. National Medal of Science in 1999.

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Born
Mar 7, 1938
New York City
Also known as
  • 戴维·巴尔的摩
  • Дейвид Балтимор
  • Балтимор, Дейвид
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Spouses
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Swarthmore College
  • Rockefeller University
Employment
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • President, California Institute of Technology
    (1997 - 2006)
  • President, Rockefeller University
    (1990 - 1991)

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on July 23, 2013

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