Awards & Winners

Richard Lerner

Date of Birth 26-August-1938
Place of Birth Chicago
(Illinois, United States of America, Chicago metropolitan area, Area code 872)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Richard A Lerner, Richard Alan Lerner, Richard A. Lerner, M.D.
Profession Scientist, Novelist, Chemist, Biologist, Entrepreneur, Professor
Richard A. Lerner is an American research chemist. Best known for his work on catalytic antibodies, Lerner served as President of The Scripps Research Institute until January 1, 2012, and is currently a member of its Skaggs Institute for Chemical Biology, in La Jolla, California.

Awards by Richard Lerner

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Wolf Prize in Chemistry
(For converting antibodies into enzymes, thus permitting the catalysis of chemical reactions considered impossible to achieve by classical chemical procedures.)