Eric Kandel is a psychiatrist, neuroscientist and professor of biochemistry and biophysics at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and recipient of the 2000 Nobel Prize for his research on the physiological basis of memory. He is the author of In Search of Memory: The Emergence of a New Science of Mind. (01.25.08)

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Eric Kandel

SCIENTIST

2008

MEMORY / NOBEL PRIZE / SCIENTIST

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