Peter courtland agre, md - dr peter agre is a professor of biological chemistry at the johns hopkins university school of medicine he also hold. View the profiles of people named pete agre join facebook to connect with pete agre and others you may know facebook gives people the power to share. American hematologist peter agre (pronounced ahg-ray) won the nobel prize for chemistry in 2003, for his 1991 discovery of aquaporins, proteins embedded in cell membranes that regulate and. Peter agre, 2003 chemistry nobel laureate for his work on aquaporins, the proteins that allow water into and out of cells, talks about his research, his upbringing and why he almost ran for. Peter agre devotes one third of his year to field work in southern africa, the rest of his time he spends in the lab to combat malaria after winning the nobel prize in chemistry in 2003. Peter agre, 2003 chemistry nobel prize winner director of the johns hopkins malaria research institute. Learn about peter agre: his birthday, what he did before fame, his family life, fun trivia facts, popularity rankings, and more.
Open access articles- top results for peter agre peter agre peter agre 200px. Dr peter agre discovered water channels while searching for proteins that are a part of the rh factor for his discovery, he received the 2003 nobel prize in chemistry. Peter agre / ˈ ɑː ɡ r iː / (born january 30, 1949) is an american physician and molecular biologist, bloomberg distinguished professor at the johns hopkins bloomberg school of public health. Through pioneering discoveries concerning the water and ion channels of cells, this year’s nobel laureates peter agre and roderick mackinnon. Leadership originally directed by diane griffin, peter agre was recruited to direct jhmri in january 2008 decisions are made after monthly meetings with deputy-directors george dimopoulos. Peter agre met students, researchers and staff at: moscow state university, moscow astrazeneca moscow, moscow the russian academy of sciences, moscow pavlov state medical university, st.
Publications research profile agre p, casella jf, zinkham wh, mcmillan c, and bennett v 1985partial deficiency of erythrocyte spectrin in hereditary spherocytosis nature 314: 380-383. Peter agre a native minnesotan, peter agre studied chemistry at augsburg college (ba 1970) and medicine at johns hopkins (md 1974) following internal medicine residency at case western. Dr peter agre, md is a hematologist in baltimore, maryland. Peter agre, born in 1949 in northfield minnesota, shared the 2003 nobel prize in chemistry with roderick mackinnon for his discovery of aquaporins, the channel proteins that allow water to.
Dr peter agre is a hematologist in baltimore, md find dr agre's address and more. Dr peter agre received his medical with johns hopkins physiologist bill guggino both lectures will be held at the college of veterinary medicine.
Work in the peter agre lab focuses on the molecular makeup of human diseases, particularly malaria, hemolytic anemias and blood group antigens.
Peter agre's speech at the nobel banquet, december 10, 2003 our single greatest defense against scientific ignorance is education, and early in the life of every. Peter agre will soon be inducted as president of the american association for the advancement of science, the nation’s largest scientific organization. View of lindau island from the zeppelin photo/credit: laura schönhardt/lindau nobel laureate meetings there is a distinct lack of conversation about the lindau nobel laureate meeting in. Peter agre: peter agre, american doctor, corecipient of the nobel prize for chemistry in 2003 for his discovery of water channels in cell membranes he shared the award with roderick. As an independent investigator, peter agre’s group isolated the core subunit of the rhesus blood group antigen his group also discovered aquaporin-1. Faculty profile for peter c agre, md, professor at johns hopkins bloomberg school of public health. Genealogy for peter agre family tree on geni, with over 175 million profiles of ancestors and living relatives.
This year's honored guest was 2003 nobel laureate dr peter agre laura borkenhagen '16, truman, sat down with agre to discuss his tenure at morris and more q. By hanna kurlanda-witek peter agre nobel prize in chemistry 2003 with roderick mackinnon “for discoveries concerning channels in cell membranes” peter agre received his share “for the. Nobelprizeorg, the official web site of the nobel prize. Peter agre won the nobel prize for chemistry in 2003 he says the extension of the human life span comes from developments in science.