David C. Gadsby
David Christopher Gadsby
March 26, 1947
|Died||March 9, 2019 71) (aged|
New York City, U.S.
studies on the mechanisms by which ions move across cell membranes
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He earned a BSc in 1969 and MSc in 1973, from the Trinity College, Cambridge, and Ph.D. in 1978 from University College London. He studied with Paul F. Cranefield. He won the Kenneth S. Cole Award of the Biophysical Society in 1995.He was elected Fellow of the Royal Society in 2005.
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