She is also the first woman to be awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.
In 1943, she was made an associate professor of Research Biological Chemistry and Pharmacology.
Months before she won the Nobel Prize, she was promoted to full professor, a post she held until her death in 1957.
was a British biochemist who won the Nobel Prize for Chemistry twice
was an American scientist and the 1983 Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine
Was a Polish-French physicist and chemist.
was the first woman to receive a medical degree in the United States, as well as the first woman on the UK Medical Register
An Italian neurologist.
was a British chemist, credited with the development of protein crystallography
A French physicist and husband of Marie Curie.
A French physicist and discoverer of radioactivity.
was an American scientist in the field of genetics, and Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine Nobel laureate who with Edward Lawrie Tatum discovered the role of genes in regulating biochemical events within cells in 1958.