Anita Roberts Biologist

She was born on April 03, 1942 (died on March 26, 2006, she was 63 years old) .


Anita B. Roberts was a molecular biologist who made pioneering observations of a protein TGF-β that is critical in healing wounds and bone fractures and that has a dual role in blocking or stimulating cancers. Roberts was the 49th most-cited scientist in the world and the second most-cited female scientist as of 2005. Roberts was born in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania where she grew up. read more

Is Anita Roberts still alive?

No, she died on 03/26/2006, 15 years ago. She was 63 years old when she died. Cause of death: stomach cancer. She died in Bethesda

What was Anita's zodiac sign?

Anita Roberts zodiac sign was aries.

Awards (3)

Awarded Leopold Griffuel Prize in 2004 , awarded Komen Brinker Award for Scientific Distinction in 2004 , awarded FASEB Excellence in Science Award in 2004 ,


She graduated from Harvard Medical School, University Of Wisconsin–Madison and Oberlin College

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When is Anita Roberts's next birthday?

Anita Roberts was born on the , which was a Friday