Irwin Fridovich, a Founding Father of the Field of Free Radical Biology, Has Passed Away

Irwin Fridovich, a Founding Father of the Field of Free Radical Biology, Has Passed Away

World-renowned Duke Biochemist Irwin Fridovich, discoverer of superoxide dismutase and pioneering studies in the field of oxygen free radicals, passed away at his home on Saturday 2 November.  As a tribute to his sixty-year contribution to the field of biochemistry and greater Duke community, Duke flags have been lowered to half-mast. Read about Irwin’s life and his contributions to science