Health care tips   List of nobel prize winners  1994 nobel prize winner

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1994

For their discovery of G-proteins and the role of these proteins in signal transduction in cells
Name - Alfred G. Gilman
Date of birth - July 1, 1941
Institutions - University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas Dallas, TX
Country - USA

Description -Alfred Goodman Gilman is an American pharmacologist and biochemist. He shared the 1994 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine with Martin Rodbell for their discoveries regarding G-proteins.


Name - Martin Rodbell
Date of birth - December 1, 1925
Institutions - National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences Research Triangle Park, NC
Country - USA

Description - Martin Rodbell was an American biochemist and molecular endocrinologist who is best known for his discovery of G-proteins. He shared the 1994 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine with Alfred G. Gilman for "their discovery of G-proteins and the role of these proteins in signal transduction in cells."