Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

2013 Nobel Prize Laureates: Dr. Randy W Schekman

Biography, video and bibliographies

Biography

Randy W. Schekman

Born: 30 December 1948, St. Paul, MN, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Prize motivation: "for their discoveries of machinery regulating vesicle traffic, a major transport system in our cells"

Field: cell physiology, genetics

Source: Nobelprize.org

Interview videos

Official page from Howard Hughes Medical Institute