The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details
Stephen J. Benkovic
Evan Pugh Professor and Eberly Chair in Chemistry
Pennsylvania State University
414 Wartik Laboratory
University Park,Pennsylvania 16802 USA
"For his research contributions in the field of bioorganic chemistry, which have changed our understanding of how enzymes function and advanced the identification of targets and strategies for drug design. "
Presented by President Barack H. Obama in the East Room of the White House on November 17, 2010.