Sydney Brenner

  title={Sydney Brenner},
  author={Errol C. Friedberg},
  journal={Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology},
  • E. Friedberg
  • Published 2008
  • Biology
  • Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology
Sydney Brenner was born in 1927 in South africa, where he attended medical school. he obtained his DPhil from Oxford University, UK, and spent most of his professional career at the Laboratory of Molecular Biology at Cambridge University, UK, working with the late Francis Crick for much of that time. Brenner won the nobel Prize in 2002 for establishing Caenorhabditis elegans as the widely used experimental model it is today. he presently divides his time between Cambridge, the Salk institute… 
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