Aaron KLUG

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1926-08-11
Education Durban HS, Univ of the Witwatersrand (BSc), Univ of Cape Town (MSc), Univ of Cambridge (PhD, ScD)
Books & Publications
Recreations reading, ancient history
Clubs N/A
Style Sir Aaron Klug, OM, PPRS
Career Nuffield research fell Birkbeck Coll London 1954-57, ldr virus research project 1958-61; Univ of Cambridge: fell Peterhouse 1962-93, dir of natural sci studies Peterhouse 1962-85, memb staff MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology 1962-, jt head structural studies 1978-86, dir of laboratory 1986-96, hon prof 1989-96; awards: Heineken prize Royal Netherlands Acad 1979, Louisa Gross Horwitz prize Columbia Univ 1981, Nobel prize for chemistry 1982; Hon DSc: Chicago 1978, Witwatersrand 1984, Hull 1985, St Andrews 1987, Western Ontario 1991, Warwick 1994, Cape Town 1997, London 2000, Oxford 2001; Hon Dr Columbia 1978, Dr (hc) Strasbourg 1978, Hon Dr Stockholm 1980, Hon PhD Jerusalem 1984, Hon DLitt Cambridge 1998, Hon DUniv Stirling 1998; hon fell: Trinity Coll Cambridge 1983, Peterhouse Cambridge 1993; hon memb: Worshipful Co of Salters 1995, Biochem Soc (Harden medal 1985); foreign assoc: American Acad of Arts and Sciences 1969, Nat Acad of Sciences of USA 1984, Max-Planck-Gesellschaft FRG, Académie des Sciences Paris 1989, American Philosophical Soc 1998, Japan Acad 2001; Hon FRCP 1986 (Baly medal 1987), Hon FRCPath 1991, FRS 1969 (Copley medal 1985, pres 1995-2000); Order of Mapungbuwe Gold (South Africa) 2006
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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