frederick sanger :
- n English biochemist who determined the sequence of amino acids in insulin and who invented a technique to determine the genetic sequence of an organism (born in 1918)
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- Frederick Sanger, Father of DNA Sequencing, Dead at 95
Frederick Sanger, who won two Nobel Prizes for his work on DNA and protein sequencing, died yesterday, according to a spokesperson at the Laboratory for Molecular Biology at the University of... -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
Nov. 20, 2013 - Scientific American
- Frederick Sanger dies at 95; 'father of the genomic era' won 2 Nobels
Frederick Sanger developed techniques for sequencing the building blocks of DNA. The British biochemist was one of just four people to win two Nobel Prizes. British biochemist Frederick Sanger, who twice won the Nobel Prize in chemistry and was a pioneer of genome sequencing, has died in Britain. He was 95.
Nov. 20, 2013 - Los Angeles Times
- Frederick Sanger, Double Nobel Winner, Dies at 95
British biochemist Frederick Sanger, who twice won the Nobel Prize in chemistry and was a pioneer of genome sequencing, has died at the age of 95.
Nov. 20, 2013 - New York Times