Nigel Grindley

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Nigel David Forster Grindley FRS is a British biochemist and Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry at Yale University.[1]

He studied at the University of Cambridge (BA, 1967) and London University (Ph.D, 1974).[1] He taught at University of Pittsburgh.[citation needed]

He was a 1987 Guggenheim Fellow,[2] and won a 1991 MERIT award from the National Institutes of Health.[3]

He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 2006.[4] He was named as a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science in 2008.[5]

At Yale his team are studying the effects of a variety of enzymes on DNA.[1]


  1. ^ a b c "Nigel Grindley". Department of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry, Yale University. Archived from the original on 2012-04-14. 
  2. ^ "Nigel D.F. Grindley". John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation. Retrieved 2013-10-01. 
  3. ^ "Yale biochemist is elected to the world’s oldest scientific society". Medicine@Yale (Yale School of Medicine). July–August 2006. Retrieved 2013-10-01. 
  4. ^ "Royal Society fellows 1660-2007". Royal Society. Retrieved 2012-03-08. 
  5. ^ "New AAAS Fellows". Medicine@Yale (Yale School of Medicine). November–December 2007. Retrieved 2013-10-01. 

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