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MD J. Michael BISHOP Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine; Director, The G.W. Hooper Research Foundation; Professor and Chancellor Emeritus, University of California, San Francisco


 A.B., Gettysburg College; M.D., Harvard University; Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital; Postdoctoral Fellow, National Institutes of Health; Assistant to Full Professor, University of California, San Francisco; University Professor, University of California; Director of the G.W.Hooper Research Foundation; Chancellor, University of California, San Francisco; Member and Chair, National Cancer Advisory Board, USA; Numerous other scientific advisory boards; President, American Society for Cell Biology; Nonresident Fellow and Board of Directors, Salk Institute for Biological Sciences.


National Academy of Sciences, USA
Royal Society of London
American Academy of Arts and Sciences
American Philosophical Society


Oncogenes, Scientific American 246:80, 1982
Cancer:What Can Be Done? Science Magazine 278:995, 1997
How to Win the Nobel Prize: An Unexpected Life in Science, Harvard University Press, 2003


Nobel Prize, Physiology or Medicine, 1989
National Medal of Science, USA, 2004
Albert Lasker Basic Medical Research Award
Austrian Cross of Honor for Science and Art First Class