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Frederick Sanger: Two-Time Nobel Laureate in Chemistry by Joe S. Jeffers

By Joe S. Jeffers

during this short, Joe Jeffers uncovers the lifestyles and works of two-time Nobel Laureate Frederick Sanger. Following Sanger’s youth to retirement, Jeffers describes how this celebrated British biochemist grew to become the 1st individual to figure out the amino acid series of a protein for which he used to be provided the Nobel Prize in 1958. Highlighting Sanger’s extraordinary occupation, Jeffers describes Sanger’s later switch in study course to enquire deoxyribonucleic acids (DNA), paintings for which Sanger additionally got the Nobel Prize together with Paul Berg and Walter Gilbert in 1980. Joe Jeffers performed twelve interviews with Sanger over the interval of 1999-2009 and he has additionally spoken to greater than forty of Sanger’s colleagues and relatives. This short presents a rigorous but concise view of Sanger on a private and medical point and is acceptable for biochemists, historians or the layperson.

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