Joachim Frank (born 12 September 1940) is a German-born American biopheesicist at Columbia Varsity, New York Ceety an a Nobel laureate. He is regairdit as the foonder o single-pairticle cryo-electron microscopy (cryo-EM) , for which he shared the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 2017 wi Jacques Dubochet an Richard Henderson. He an aw made significant contributions tae structur an function o the ribosome frae bacteria an eukaryotes.
Joachim Frank unner Nobel Prize press conference in Stockholm, December 2017
|Born||12 September 1940|
|Citizenship||Unitit States, Germany|
|Eddication||Varsity o Freiburg (BS)|
Varsity o Munich (MS)
Technical Varsity o Munich (PhD)
|Kent for||Single-pairticle cryo-electron microscopy|
Ribosome structure and dynamics
|Hauf-marrae(s)||Carol Saginaw (m. 1983)|
|Awairds||Benjamin Franklin Medal in Life Science (2014)|
Wiley Prize in Biomedical Sciences (2017)
Nobel Prize in Chemistry (2017)
|Institutions||Columbia Varrsity College o Physeecians an Surgeons, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics|
- Frank, Joachim (2017), Curriculum Vitae. Retrieved October 4, 2017.