George P. Smith
|George Pieczenik Smith|
|Born||March 10, 1941|
Norwalk, Connecticut, U.S.
|Alma mater||Haverford College |
|Known for||Phage displays|
|Institutions||University of Wisconsin (PSD) |
University of Missouri-Columbia (Prof)
Duke University (Vis)
|Doctoral advisor||Edgar Haber|
George Pieczenik Smith (born March 10, 1941) is an American chemist. He is the Curators’ Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Biological Sciences at the University of Missouri-Columbia. He is best known for phage displays. It is when a specific protein's genetic code is artificially inserted into a bacterophage's coat protein gene.
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- "Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2018 - live". Retrieved 3 October 2018.
- "Nobel Prize in Chemistry Is Awarded to 3 Scientists for Using Evolution in Design of Molecules". NYT. Retrieved 3 October 2018.