Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Who's Who. © Oxford University Press, 2018. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Who's Who for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Raff, Prof. Martin Charles locked

CBE 2009; FRS 1985

Born 15 Jan. 1938; s of David and Reba Raff; m 1979, Carol Winter; two s one d by a previous marriage

Professor of Biology, 1979–2002, now Emeritus, and Hon. Fellow, since 2004, University College London; Affiliated Member, MRC Laboratory for Molecular Cell Biology, since 1995


McGill Univ. (BSc; MD; CM)


House Officer, Royal Victoria Hosp., Montreal, 1963–65; Resident in Neurology, Massachusetts General Hosp., 1965–68; Postdoctoral Fellow, Nat. Inst. for Med. Res., 1968–71; Sen. Res. Fellow, UCL, 1971–79; Dir, MRC Develtl Neurobiology Programme, 1971–2002. Chm., UK Life Scis Cttee, 1997–2001. Pres., British Soc. of Cell Biology, 1991–95. Founder FMedSci 1998. Foreign Hon. Mem., American Acad. of Arts and Scis, 1999; For. Associate Mem., NAS, US, 2003. Hon. DSc McGill, 2005; Vrije Univ. Brussel, 2007


(jtly) T and B Lymphocytes, 1973; (jtly) Molecular Biology of the Cell, 1983, 6th edn 2015; (jtly) Essential Cell Biology, 1997, 4th edn 2014