Ferid Murad, MD, PhD
Year elected: 1975
Current membership category: Emeritus
Univ of Texas at Houston
Intrgrat Biol & Pharmacology
6431 Fannin Rm 4.100
Houston, TX 77030
United States of America
Phone: 713-500-7509
Facsimile: 713-500-0790

Honors and awards

Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1998) For discoveries concerning nitric oxide as a signalling molecule in the cardiovascular system.
National Academy of Medicine (1998)
National Academy of Sciences (1997)
Albert Lasker Basic Medical Research Award (1996) For the ingenious elucidation of the cyclic GMP signaling pathway of nitric oxide and for essential discoveries that led to establishing the link between endothelium-derived relaxing factor and nitric oxide.  More

Biographical statement

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Institutional affiliations

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Cardiovascular Disease
Cell Biology
Internal Medicine

Positions held

Department Chair
Institute Director