BirthdayMarch 7, 1938
BirthplaceNew York City, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About David Baltimore

    Full name: David Baltimore
    Also known as: David Baltimore, Baltimore, David
    Education: Swarthmore College
    Professions: Miscellaneous Crew, Writer
    Nationality: United States

  2. David Baltimore Known for

    * Reverse transcriptase, * Baltimore classification

  3. David Baltimore Biography

    David Baltimore (born March 7, 1938) is an American biologist, university administrator, and Nobel laureate in Physiology or Medicine. He served as president of the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) 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.

  4. David Baltimore Family

    Spouse: Alice S. Huang

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