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Thomas Arthur Steitz (August 23, 1940 – October 9, 2018) was an American biochemist. He was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He was a Sterling Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry at Yale University. He was also an investigator at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.
Steitz died of complications from pancreatic cancer on October 9, 2018 in Branford, Connecticut, aged 78.
- "Inquisitiveness of Milwaukee native leads to a Nobel Prize", The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
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