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Michael Morris Rosbash
March 7, 1944
|Alma mater||California Institute of Technology (B.S.)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MS, PhD)
|Awards||Gruber Prize in Neuroscience (2009)
Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (2017)
|Institutions||University of Edinburgh
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
|Doctoral advisor||Sheldon Penman|
Michael Morris Rosbash (born March 7, 1944) is an American geneticist and chronobiologist of Jewish descent. Rosbash is a professor at Brandeis University and investigator at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. Rosbash's research group cloned the Drosophila period gene in 1984 and proposed the Transcription Translation Negative Feedback Loop for circadian clocks in 1990.
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