The life and work of Dr Robert Bittman (1942-2014)

Pyne, Nigel J. and Kolesnick, Richard N. (2015) The life and work of Dr Robert Bittman (1942-2014). Biological Chemistry, 396 (6-7). pp. 827-830. ISSN 1431-6730

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    With the passing of Dr. Robert Bittman on the 1st Oct 2014 from cancer, the lipid field lost its most distinguished lipid chemist researcher. Herein, we provide a brief account of Dr. Robert Bittman’s research achievements over a 50 year career. Dr. Robert Bittman’s lasting legacies to the fields of lipid membrane biophysics, cholesterol trafficking and cellular functions of phospholipids and sphingolipids are truly inestimable.

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