Frederick Sanger Two-Time Nobel Laureate in Chemistry

In this Brief, Joe Jeffers uncovers the life and works of two-time Nobel Laureate Frederick Sanger. Following Sanger’s early life to retirement, Jeffers describes how this celebrated British biochemist became the first person to determine the amino acid sequence of a protein for which he was awarded...

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Main Author: Jeffers, Joe S.
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2017, 2017
Edition:1st ed. 2017
Series:SpringerBriefs in History of Chemistry
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Early Life 1918-1943
  • Protein Period 1943-1962
  • Origins of the Medical Research Council Laboratory of Molecular Biology.- RNA Period 1962-1971
  • DNA Period 1969-1983
  • Life outside the Lab
  • The Man and His Legacy