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Brown, Michael Stuart (1941–)

  • By: Luca Prono
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

Michael Stuart Brown is an American geneticist who, along with Joseph L. Goldstein, was awarded the Nobel Prize in Medicine in 1985 for a description of the regulation of cholesterol metabolism.

Brown was born to Harvey Brown, a textile salesman, and Evelyn Brown, a ...

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