Eminent UC Berkeley biochemist Daniel E. Koshland Jr. has died

Eminent biochemist Daniel E. Koshland Jr., former editor of the journal Science and a tireless booster of the biological sciences at the University of California, Berkeley, died Monday, July 23, 2007 following a massive stroke. Koshland, a long time professor of Molecular & Cell Biology at UC Berkeley and a resident of Lafayette, Calif., was 87.


A memorial service and academic symposium are being planned to celebrate Professor Koshland's life on Sunday, September 16, 2007. Details regarding the memorial can be found at:


Additional information about the memorial will be posted as it is available.