Awards & Winners

Solomon H. Snyder

Date of Birth 26-December-1938
Place of Birth Washington, D.C.
(United States of America, United States, with Territories, Contiguous United States, Area code 202)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Solomon H Snyder, Solomon Snyder
Profession Scientist, Professor, Neuroscientist
Solomon H. Snyder is an American neuroscientist.

Awards by Solomon H. Snyder

Check all the awards nominated and won by Solomon H. Snyder.


NAS Award in the Neurosciences
(For the elucidation of fundamental mechanisms of chemical signaling, including opiate receptors, NO signaling, and other neurotransmitter/receptor interactions.)


National Medal of Science for Biological Sciences
(For his major contributions to the understanding of neurotransmitters, their receptors in the nervous system, mechanisms of action of psychoactive drugs, and pathways of signal transduction in the brain.)


Wolf Prize in Medicine
(for the development of the ways to label neurotransmitter receptors which provide tools to describe their properties.)


Albert Lasker Award for Basic Medical Research
(For his demonstration of the nature and distribution of the opiate receptors in the brain, and a whole series of following studies that have illuminated the importance of this system in human physiology.)