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goldstein, joseph leonard

American molecular geneticist who, along with Michael S. Brown, was awarded the 1985 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine for their elucidation of the process of cholesterol metabolism in the human body.

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Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
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