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Eric Kandel
Eric Richard Kandel is an Austrian born American doctor specializing in psychiatry, neuroscientist and professor of biochemistry and physiology at the College of Physicians and Surgeons at Columbia University. He received the 2000 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for research on the physiological basis of memory storage in neurons. He shares the award with Arvid Carlsson and Paul Greengard. He is the principal investigator at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. He is also the founding director of the Center for Neurological and Behavioral Biology, currently the neuroscience department at Columbia University. He currently sits on the Science Council of the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation. Popular Kandel's Life and Research Story, Searching for Memory: The Arrival of a New Science of the Mind, received the Los Angeles Times Book of Science and Technology Book Award in the year. 2006.
BornEric Richard Kandel, November 7, 1929, Vienna, Austria
FieldsPsychiatry, Psychoanalysis and Neuroscience
InstitutionsColumbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
EducationHarvard College, New York University School of Medicine
Notable studentsJames H Schwartz, Tom Carew, Kelsey C. Martin, Priya Rajasethupathy
Known forPhysiology of learning and memory
Notable awardsDickson Prize (1983), Lasker Award (1983), National Medal of Science (1988), Harvey Prize (1993), Wolf Prize in Medicine (1999), Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (2000)

About Eric Kandel

Neurologist Eric Kandel was born in Austria on November 7, 1929. He's 94 years old today.

For his contributions in neuroscience and analysis, he was nominated for the Nobel Prize in Physiology.

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Eric Kandel before becoming famous

Eric Kandel was born in the Zodiac sign Scorpio (The Scorpion), and 1929 is also the year of Serpent (蛇) in the Chinese Zodiac.

He studied medicine at New York University.

Achievement of Eric Kandel

I Search Of Memory: The Emergence of a New Science of Mind, a book about his life and research, was written by him.

Eric Kandel's Family, Spouse, Dating and Relationship

He moved to New York with his wife Denise Bystryn, where he taught at Columbia University.

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At Columbia University, he established the Entrepreneur Howard Hughes Medical Research Institute.

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Latest information about Eric Kandel updated on March 15 2023.