Paul D. Boyer

Chemist, Academic

1918 –

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Who is Paul D. Boyer?

Paul Delos Boyer is an American biochemist, analytical chemist, and a professor of chemistry at University of California Los Angeles . He shared the 1997 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for research on the "enzymatic mechanism underlying the biosynthesis of adenosine triphosphate" with John E. Walker; the remainder of the Prize in that year was awarded to Danish chemist Jens Christian Skou for his discovery of the Na+/K+-ATPase.

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Born
Jul 31, 1918
Provo
Also known as
  • Paul Boyer
Children
Religion
  • Atheism
  • Mormonism
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison
    Biochemistry
    ( - 1943)
  • Brigham Young University
  • Provo High School
Employment
  • University of California, Los Angeles
Lived in
  • Provo
  • Greater Los Angeles Area

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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