Eduardo de Robertis

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Eduardo D. P. De Robertis (11 December 1913 – 31 May 1988) was a noted Argentine physician and biologist. He had a long and prolific scientific career, and was a co-discoverer of cell microtubules in 1953.[1]

De Robertis was the son of an Italian immigrant[2] and his son Edward M. De Robertis is also a noted biologist.

In 1981, De Robertis became a founding member of the World Cultural Council.[3]


  1. ^ "Eduardo de Robertis biography" (in Spanish). Faculty of Mathematics and Physics Astronomy, National University of Córdoba. Archived from the original on 27 December 2014. Retrieved 27 December 2014.
  2. ^ "Eduardo De Robertis (1913–1988)". Retrieved 5 July 2016.
  3. ^ "About Us". World Cultural Council. Retrieved November 8, 2016.