Irwin Rose
 


 

Age: 88



Summary: biochemist at the University of California-Irvine who shared the 2004 Nobel Prize in chemistry for discovering a way that cells destroy unwanted proteins, the basis for developing new therapies for diseases such as cervical cancer and cystic fibrosis.




Cause of Death: In his sleep



Born: July 16, 1926


 
Died: June 2, 2015



Location:
Deerfield, Massachusetts