George E. Palade, PhD
Year elected: 1995

In memoriam

b. November 19, 1912 – d. October 7, 2008
Elected 1995

Honors and awards

National Academy of Medicine (1974)
Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1974) For research on the structural and functional organization of cells.
Albert Lasker Basic Medical Research Award (1966) For his fundamental contributions to the electron microscopy of biological materials. More
National Academy of Sciences (1961)
American Academy of Arts & Sciences (1957)