George Wells Beadle (1903-1989)

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George Wells Beadle [3] studied corn, fruit flies, and funguses in the US during the twentieth century. These studies helped Beadle earn the 1958 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine [4]. Beadle shared the prize with Edward Tatum for their discovery that genes [5] help regulate chemical processes in and between cells. This finding, initially termed the one… (More)

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@inproceedings{Beadle2017GeorgeWB, title={George Wells Beadle (1903-1989)}, author={George Wells Beadle}, year={2017} }