George Emil Palade: charismatic virtuoso of cell biology

@article{Tartakoff2002GeorgeEP,
  title={George Emil Palade: charismatic virtuoso of cell biology},
  author={Alan Michael Tartakoff},
  journal={Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology},
  year={2002},
  volume={3},
  pages={871-876}
}
  • A. Tartakoff
  • Published 1 November 2002
  • Biology
  • Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology
George Palade has created, shared and passed on a multidisciplinary view of the functional organization, biogenesis and dynamics of organelles. His open-mindedness and tenacity, along with his rigour and sense of intellectual elegance, have been remarkable. This focus on the logic of organelles defined a crucial turning point in biomedical science. The following article sketches Palade's research, as part of a larger community that flourished after the Second World War. 

George Emil Palade: charismatic virtuoso of cell biology

  • A. Tartakoff
  • Education
    Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology
  • 2003
Nature Rev. Mol. Cell Biol. 3, 871–876 (2002) There is an article (November 2002) associated with this correction. Please click here to view it. The author would like to make the following

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