Christian de Duve, circa 1960s
Years at The Rockefeller University: 1962-1988; emeritus 1988 - 2013
Christian René Marie Joseph, Viscount de Duve was a Nobel Prize-winning English-born Belgian cytologist and biochemist. He made serendipitous discoveries of two cell organelles, peroxisome and lysosome, for which he shared the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1974 with Albert Claude and George E. Palade.
Christian de Duve