William Lee Klein, neurobiology professor, researcher. Achievements include discovery of a structurally novel neurotoxin and how it contributes to neuronal damage and memory loss in Alzheimer's disease.
Klein, William Lee Son of Wilbur Frank and Olga Klein.
Bachelor of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, University California, Los Angeles, 1973.
Professor neurobiology & physiology Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, since 1976. Co-founder Acumen Pharma., San Francisco, 1996—2009.
Contributor articles to professional science journals (Elected Brazilian Academy of Sciences, 2008).