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Huber, Robert

Born: 1937 AD
Currently alive, at 78 years of age.
Nationality: German
Categories: Chemists

1937 – Robert Huber, born on the 20th of February in Munich. He is a German biochemist and Nobel laureate.

1947 – 1956 – He was educated at the Humanistische Karls-Gymnasium.

1960 – Studied chemistry at the Technische Hochschule, receiving his diploma.

       – He stayed, and did research into using crystallography to elucidate the structure of organic compounds.

1971 – He became a director at the Max Planck Institute for Biochemistry where his team developed methods for the crystallography of proteins.

1988 – He received the Nobel Prize jointly with Johann Deisenhofer and Hartmut Michel.