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Gerald Edelman (1929–2014)

Gerald Edelman was born on July 1, 1929 in New York City, New York, USA as Gerald Maurice Edelman. He was married to Maxine. He died on May 17, 2014 in La Jolla, San Diego, California, USA. See full bio »

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Life Beyond Earth
Horizon Himself


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 1994-2008 Horizon (TV Series documentary)
- Where's My Robot? (2008) ... Himself (as Prof Gerald Edelman)
- The Man Who Made Up His Mind (1994) ... Himself
 1998 Life Beyond Earth (TV Movie documentary)

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Winner of the 1972 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (shared with Rodney R. Porter) "for their discoveries concerning the chemical structure of antibodies".

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