Konrad Bloch, Ph.D.

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1939-1946 Biochemistry Columbia University, New York, NY 
 1946-1954 Biochemistry University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 
 1954-1982 Biochemistry Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, United States 
Area:
Biological Synthesis of Cholesterol
Website:
http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1964/bloch.html
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(1912 - 2000)
http://www.asbmb.org/uploadedfiles/aboutus/asbmb_history/past_presidents/1960s/1967Bloch.html
http://www.nasonline.org/member-directory/deceased-members/57617.html
http://www.chemheritage.org/discover/collections/oral-histories/details/bloch-konrad-e.aspx
http://www.chemheritage.org/Oral-Histories/Documents/Bloch--Front-Matter-and-Index.pdf
Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1964

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Parents

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Hans Thacher Clarke grad student 1938 Columbia
 (N-methylcysteine and derivatives)
David Rittenberg research scientist 1939-1941 Columbia
Rudolph Schoenheimer research scientist 1939-1941 Columbia

Children

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Marion Permilla Cullen research assistant
R E. Pearlman grad student (Cell Biology Tree)
Robert G. Langdon grad student 1953 Chicago
T. T. Tchen grad student 1954 Chicago
George M Helmkamp grad student 1970 Harvard
Harold  B. White, III grad student 1971 Harvard
David N. Brindley post-doc
Robert R. Rando post-doc Harvard
William J. Lennarz post-doc 1959-1962 Harvard
Robley J. Light post-doc 1960-1962 Harvard
K. Barry Sharpless post-doc 1969 Harvard
Anil Kumar Lala post-doc 1978 Harvard
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Bloch K. (1991) Chapter 12 Cholesterol: evolution of structure and function New Comprehensive Biochemistry. 20: 363-381
Kawasaki S, Ramgopal M, Chin J, et al. (1985) Sterol control of the phosphatidylethanolamine-phosphatidylcholine conversion in the yeast mutant GL7. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 82: 5715-9
Ramgopal M, Bloch K. (1983) Sterol synergism in yeast. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 80: 712-5
Dahl JS, Dahl CE, Bloch K. (1982) Role of membrane sterols in Mycoplasma capricolum. Reviews of Infectious Diseases. 4: S93-6
Bloch K. (1982) The structure of cholesterol and of the bile acids Trends in Biochemical Sciences. 7: 334-336
Dahl CE, Dahl JS, Bloch K. (1980) Effect of alkyl-substituted precursors of cholesterol on artificial and natural membranes and on the viability of Mycoplasma capricolum. Biochemistry. 19: 1462-7
Hendren RW, Bloch K. (1980) Fatty acid synthetases from Euglena gracilis. Separation of component activities of the ACP-dependent fatty acid synthetase and partial purification of the β-ketoacyl-ACP synthetase Journal of Biological Chemistry. 255: 1504-1508
Odriozola JM, Waitzkin E, Smith TL, et al. (1978) Sterol requirement of Mycoplasma capricolum. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 75: 4107-9
Lala AK, Lin HK, Bloch K. (1978) The effect of some alkyl derivatives of cholesterol on the permeability properties and microviscosities of model membranes Bioorganic Chemistry. 7: 437-445
Odriozola JM, Bloch K. (1977) Effects of phosphatidylcholine liposomes on the fatty acid synthetase complex from Mycobacterium smegmatis Biochimica Et Biophysica Acta (Bba)/Lipids and Lipid Metabolism. 488: 198-206
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