Christian B. Anfinsen

Christian B. Anfinsen (HMU8N)

Location: Monessen, PA 15062 Westmoreland County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 9.672', W 79° 52.972'

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Noted biochemist, born in Monessen. Recipient, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1972, for his pioneering study into the structure of the enzyme called "ribonuclease." A laboratory chief, National Institutes of Health, 1950-1982; he taught at Johns Hopkins University after 1982.
HM NumberHMU8N
Year Placed1999
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
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Date Added Saturday, October 4th, 2014 at 7:27pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 595134 N 4446247
Decimal Degrees40.16120000, -79.88286667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 9.672', W 79° 52.972'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 9' 40.32" N, 79° 52' 58.32" W
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Area Code(s)724
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 326 Donner Ave, Monessen PA 15062, US
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