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Among the following who is not the recipient of Nobel prize in Chemistry in 2017?
1. Jacques Dubochet
2. Joachim Frank
3. Richard Henderson
4. Barry C. Barish

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Correct Answer - Option 4 : Barry C. Barish

The Correct Answer is Barry C. Barish.

  • Barry Clark Barish is a Nobel Laureate in experimental physics from the United States.
  • In 2017, Barish, Kip Thorne, and Rainer Weiss were awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics "for decisive contributions to the LIGO detector and the discovery of gravitational waves."
  • He joined the University of California, Riverside faculty in 2018, becoming the university's second Nobel Laureate on the faculty.

 

  • Jacques Dubochet
    • He is a retired biophysicist from Switzerland. He shared the Nobel Prize in Chemistry with Richard Henderson and Joachim Frank in 2017, for "developing cryo-electron microscopy for the high-resolution structure determination of biomolecules in solution."
  • Joachim Frank
    • He is a Nobel Laureate and a German-American biophysicist at Columbia University. He is credited with developing single-particle cryo-electron microscopy (cryo-EM), for which he shared the Nobel Prize in Chemistry with Jacques Dubochet and Richard Henderson in 2017.
  • Richard Henderson
    • He is a Scottish molecular biologist and biophysicist who was a pioneer in the area of biological electron microscopy. Henderson, Jacques Dubochet, and Joachim Frank shared the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 2017.

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