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1990 Edward E. Smissman Memorial Lecturer

Jeremy R. Knowles

Jeremy R. Knowles, Ph.D.

  • Armory Houghton Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry
    Department of Chemistry
    Harvard University
    Cambridge, Massachusetts

Public Lecture and Award Presentation

  • Who Really Discovered Penicillin?

Scientific Lectures

  • The Mechanism of Enzyme Action: Are We Too Impressed?
  • The Catalytic Effectiveness of Enzymes: Origins and Evolution


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