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Ewald R. Weibel

Ewald R. Weibel HonFRMS (5 March 1929 – 19 February 2019) was a Swiss biologist. He was director of the Institute of Anatomy at the University of Bern. He was known for his works with the Weibel-Palade bodies, which are named after him and his Romanian American colleague George Emil Palade.

Weibel was awarded the Marcel Benoist Prize in 1974. In 1981, Weibel became a foreign member of the United States National Academy of Sciences. In 2000, Weibel was elected as a foreign honorary member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

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