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Brian Kent Kobilka
May 30, 1955
Little Falls, Minnesota, United States
|Alma mater||University of Minnesota Duluth, Yale University, Washington University School of Medicine|
|Awards||Nobel Prize in Chemistry (2012)|
|Institutions||Stanford University, Duke University|
|Academic advisors||Robert Lefkowitz|
Brian Kent Kobilka (born May 30, 1955) is an American physiologist. He is best known for his work with G protein-coupled receptors, for which he was awarded the 2012 Nobel Prize for Chemistry with Robert Lefkowitz.He is currently a professor in the department of Molecular and Cellular Physiology at Stanford University School of Medicine. He was named a member of the National Academy of Sciences in 2011.
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