Jamie Cate came to the limelight because of his wife Jennifer Doudna. She is an American biochemist known for her pioneering work in CRISPR gene editing for which she won the 2020 Nobel Prize in Chemistry with Emmanuel Charpentier.
Jamie Cate Married to Jennifer Doudna
Jamie Cate met the love of his life, Jennifer Doudna, in the early 1990s at the University of Colorado. At that time, he was a graduate student and Jennifer was a postgraduate researcher. After dating for a few months, they ended up getting married in a private ceremony while she was teaching at Yale.
In her lifetime voyage, Cate and Doudna became parents to a baby boy. They welcomed son Andrew Cate in 2002. The couple sees their son as a biggest experiment. Unlike Jamie, Jennifer is so much in love with Jamie that she shares her interest in biochemistry with him.
The duo has successfully crossed two decades of the marital relationship. Today, they are enjoying sound life without any rumours of extramarital affairs and divorce. Cate is a family man, but he's optionally spotted with his spouse and child on PDA or available on social media.
Net Worth Collection of Jamie Cate
Jamie Cate worked together on a project with wife Jennifer to crystalize and determine the structure of the Tetrahymena Group I intron P4-P6 catalytic region. He is currently a UC Berkeley professor and works on gene-editing yeast to increase cellulose fermentation for biofuel production.
Cate makes a decent amount of income from his career as a gene editor. He's embraced a cool luxury lifestyle with partner Jennifer and son Andrew. Th exact detail of Jamie is still to get unfolded though there is no doubt the couple is worth millions. Needless to say, a major source of wealth comes from a biochemist career.
Doudna, who'd founded and served on the advisory panel of multiple companies that use CRISPR technology is now leading a COVID-19 testing center that possesses over 1000 patient samples per day. As the Independent Director of Johnson & Johnson, Jennifer generates a compensation of $324,979.
Jamie Cate's Wiki-Bio
Jamie Cate was born in 1968 in the suburbs of the United States. The 52-year-old holds the American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. The father of Andrew is 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighs 80 kg.