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Eric Kandel
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: 07 November 1929


: 92 years old Comment


: Scorpio

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  • Eric Richard Kandel is an Austrian-American neuropsychiatrist
Born:07 November 1929 Comment
How old is Eric Kandel in 2022? / Age: 92 years
Zodiac sign:Scorpio

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 Eric Kandel facts

  • He was a recipient of the 2000 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his research on the physiological basis of memory storage in neurons
  • He shared the prize with Arvid Carlsson and Paul Greengard
  • Kandel, who had studied psychoanalysis, wanted to understand how memory works
  • Following the advice of his mentor Harry Grundfest, Kandel pursued a reductionist approach to studying the nervous system, searching for subject animals with large and basic neural structures
  • Kandel made his most famous breakthrough working with the sea slug Aplysia californica, which has large nerve cells amenable to experimental manipulation and is a member of the simplest group of animals known to be capable of learning
  • Kandel is a University Professor of biochemistry and biophysics at the College of Physicians and Surgeons at Columbia University
  • He is a Senior Investigator in the Howard Hughes Medical Institute
  • He was also the founding director of the Center for Neurobiology and Behavior, which is now the Department of Neuroscience at Columbia University
  • He currently serves on the Scientific Council of the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation
  • Kandel's popularized account chronicling his life and research, In Search of Memory: The Emergence of a New Science of Mind, was awarded the 2006 Los Angeles Times Book Award for Science and Technology

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