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Aaron Ciechanover
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Ciechanover in 2014
Born October 1, 1947 (1947-10-01) (age 74)
Nationality Israeli
Alma mater Hadassah Medical School M.S. 1971; M.D. 1974 Technion-Israel Institute of Technology D.Sc
Known for Ubiquitin-mediated protein degradation
Spouse(s) Menucha Ciechanover
Awards Nobel Prize in Chemistry (2004)
ForMem, NAS
Scientific career
Fields Biology
Institutions Technion, Israel
NCKU, Taiwan

Aaron Ciechanover ( ah--rohn-_-chee-HAH-noh; Hebrew: אהרן צ'חנובר; born October 1, 1947) is an Israeli biologist. He won the Nobel prize in Chemistry for characterizing the method that cells use to degrade and recycle proteins using ubiquitin.

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