TITLE

Smith, Hamilton Othanel

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Smith, Hamilton Othanel (1931-) is an American microbiologist who made breakthrough discoveries related to enzymes, the molecules that speed up the chemical reactions in all living things. He shared the 1978 Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine with Werner Arber and Daniel Nathans for discoveries in molecular genetics.
ACCESSION #
37309269

 

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