William G. Kaelin, Jr., MD
William G. Kaelin, Jr. is the 2019 Nobel Prize recipient in medicine or physiology. He received his MD from Duke University in 1982 and was a house officer and chief resident in internal medicine at Johns Hopkins Hospital. Kaelin was a medical oncology clinical fellow at Dana-Farber and a postdoctoral fellow in the laboratory of David Livingston, where he began his studies of tumor suppressor proteins. Kaelin became an independent investigator at Dana-Farber in 1992, and a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator and professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School in 2002.
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