John E. Walker
John Ernest Walker
7 January 1941
|Education||Rastrick Grammar School|
|Alma mater||University of Oxford (BA, DPhil)|
Christina Westcott (m. 1963)
|Institutions||University of Oxford|
Laboratory of Molecular Biology
University of Cambridge
|Thesis||Studies on naturally occurring peptides (1970)|
|Doctoral advisor||Edward Abraham|
Sir John Ernest Walker  (born 7 January 1941) is a British chemist. He won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1997. As of 2015[update] Walker is Emeritus Director and Professor at the MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit in Cambridge, and a Fellow of Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge.
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- Walker, John Ernest (1969). Studies on naturally-occurring peptides. bodleian.ox.ac.uk (DPhil thesis). University of Oxford. EThOS uk.bl.ethos.711292.
- "The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1997".
- Walker, J. E.; Saraste, M; Runswick, M. J.; Gay, N. J. (1982). "Distantly related sequences in the alpha- and beta-subunits of ATP synthase, myosin, kinases and other ATP-requiring enzymes and a common nucleotide binding fold". The EMBO Journal. 1 (8): 945–51. doi:10.1002/j.1460-2075.1982.tb01276.x. PMC 553140. PMID 6329717.