|Birthname||David Wayne Cushman|
|born on||15 November 1939 at 07:23 (= 07:23 AM )|
|Place||Indianapolis, Indiana, 39n46, 86w09|
|Timezone||CST h6w (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||22°17' 14°11 Asc. 02°11'|
American chemist who co-invented captopril, the first of the ACE inhibitors used in the treatment of cardiovascular disease. With Miguel A. Ondetti, he won the 1999 Lasker Award for "developing an innovative approach to drug design based on protein structure and using it to create the ACE inhibitors, powerful oral agents for the treatment of high blood pressure, heart failure, and diabetic kidney disease."
David Cushman died on 14 August 2000, aged 60.
- Work : Prize 1999 (Lasker Award)
Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate.
- Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (Two)
- Vocation : Science : Chemistry
- Notable : Awards : Vocational award (Lasker Award)
- Notable : Famous : Founder/ originator (Co-invented captopril)