Michael Berridge, born 1938 is Honorary Professor of Cell Signalling at the University of Cambridge and was Deputy Chief Scientist at the Babraham Institute in Cambridge, UK, until 2003. He continues to contribute to the work of the Signalling Programme through his appointment as the Institute's first Emeritus Babraham Fellow.

Michael graduated from the University College of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Rhodesia in 1960 with a BSc, First Class Honours and attained his PhD at the University of Cambridge, UK, in 1965.

He became a Fellow of Trinity College in 1972 and was elected a Fellow of The Royal Society in 1984. He is a foreign associate of the National Academy of Sciences (1999).

3 June 2005, Hong Kong