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Fuller, Ray W.

Born: 1935 AD
Died: 1996 AD

1935 – Ray W. Fuller, born in Dongola, Illinois. A biochemist specializing in neuroscience.

1985 – An adjunct professor in neurobiology at The Indiana University School of Medicine.

1986 – He received the SIUC Alumni Achievement Award.

1988 – Was a co-discoverer of the most widely used antidepressant drug, Prozac.

1989 – He also accomplished many other outstanding scientific achievements, becoming a Lilly Research Fellow.

1990 – He received two honorary doctorate degrees, one from Purdue University.

1994 – Recieved one honorary doctorate Degrees from Southern Illinois University.

       – He received another SIUC Alumni Achievement Award.

1996 – Died this year.

1997 – He was inducted into the Department of Chemistry Alumni Hall of Fame.