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Renowned biologist gives Darwin Day genetics lecture - Stony Brook Statesman


Stony Brook Statesman
Hopi Hoekstra, Alexander Agassiz professor of zoology and curator of mammals in the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard University, discussed scientist Charles Darwin, what he knew and what he didn't know at the Earth and Space Sciences Building ...

Renowned biologist gives Darwin Day genetics lecture | The ... - Stony Brook Statesman


Stony Brook Statesman
Hopi Hoekstra, Alexander Agassiz professor of zoology and curator of mammals in the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard University, discussed scientist Charles Darwin,

Scientists unearth secrets of Sir Alexander Fleming's medical breakthroughs - Phys.Org


Phys.Org
Both penicillin and lysozyme work on bacteria cell walls. Penicillin weakens the cell walls of dividing bacteria, so that they burst and die due to osmotic pressure. Lysozyme is a small enzyme that attacks the same protective cell wall of a bacterium ...

DNAgeing: Alexander Mazin

Orem - United States

Articles on DNA methylation as a generator of mutations and a mechanism of aging. Includes research interests of author in Moscow, Russia.

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Research interests are in molecular biology, protein and plant-specific techniques, as well as in computers.

Bacteriologist, Alexander Fleming
United States

Article from Time magazine.

Biography of Sir Alexander Fleming
Sweden

Also includes his Nobel lecture.

Science Odyssey: Alexander Fleming
United States

Biography of the Nobel Prize winner who discovered penicillin.

Alexander Silberman Institute for Life Sciences
Israel

Research, activities, people, and student information. ASILS is located at the Givat-Ram campus of the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel.

About.com: History of Penicillin - Alexander Fleming, John Sheehan, Andrew Moyer
United States

Traces the contribution of the three scientists in penicillin's development as one of the most widely used antibiotic agents.