Jacques Glowinski

French pharmacist and professor (1936-2020)

Jacques Glowinski (30 August 1936 – 5 November 2020) was a French pharmacist and biology researcher. His works focused on neurobiology and neuropharmacology.[1] He was known as one of the founding fathers in France.[2] He was a professor at the Collège de France. He was a member of the French Academy of sciences from 1992 until his death.[3]

Glowinski died on 5 November 2020 at the age of 84.[4]


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  2. "Biographie de Jacques Glowinski sur le site officiel de l'histoire de l'Inserm". Archived from the original on 2006-11-26. Retrieved 2019-12-11.
  3. "Académie des sciences".
  4. "Disparition de Jacques Glowinski, professeur émérite et administrateur honoraire du Collège de France". Collège de France (in French). Retrieved 12 November 2020.