Lewis, Edward B

January 2009
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
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Lewis, Edward B. (1918-2004) was an American biologist who shared the 1995 Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine for his studies on genetics using fruit flies. He shared the prize with biologists Christiane Nusslein-Volhard of Germany and Eric Francis Wieschaus of the United States.


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