Isabella Karle Photo

Isabella Karle

Born: Dec 2, 1921

Birthplace: Detroit

Profession: Crystallographer

Nationality: United States

Isabella Karle

Date of Birth : Dec 2, 1921
Birth Place : Detroit

Isabella Helen Lugoski Karle is an American x-ray crystallographer. In 1969 she established the structure of venom extracted from South American frogs. This was followed in 1975 with the structure of valinomycin.


  • Crystallographer

Also known as

  • Isabella L. Karle

Awards Won

  • NAS Award in Chemical Sciences
  • National Medal of Science for Chemistry
  • Garvan–Olin Medal
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