Hammer, John, Ph.D. individual record
Senior Investigator
  • Senior Investigator, Molecular Cell Biology Section

John A. Hammer graduated from the Pennsylvania State University with a Ph.D. in Physiology in 1980. He then joined the NHLBI as a Staff Fellow in the Laboratory of Cell Biology. Since 1990 he has been Chief of the Section on Molecular Cell Biology, CBPC. Dr. Hammer received an NHLBI Merit Award in 1990 and an Orloff Award in 2012. He has authored or coauthored ~100 papers and has served on editorial boards, including the Journal of Muscle Research and Cell Motility (since 1992) and the Journal of Biological Chemistry (2008 to 2013). Dr. Hammer is a member of the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, the American Society of Cell Biology, and the Biophysical Society.

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