TITLE

Richard J. Roberts--Nobel Laureate for discovery of split genes

AUTHOR(S)
Shampo, Marc A.; Kyle, Robert A.
PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Feb2003, Vol. 78 Issue 2, p132
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
Features Richard J. Roberts, Nobel laureate for his discovery of split genes which he shared with American biochemist Phillip Allen Sharp. Significance of the discovery; Academic and career history of Roberts; Focus of Roberts' research on split genes on the adenovirus; Other awards and honors received by Roberts.
ACCESSION #
9749187

 

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