Francis Crick

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Francis Crick
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Francis Crick
BornFrancis Harry Compton Crick
8 Juin 1916
Weston Favell, Northamptonshire, Ingland, UK
Died28 Julie 2004(2004-07-28) (aged 88)
San Diego, Californie, Unitit States
ResidenceUK, USA
Alma mater
Kent for
Scientific career
ThesisPolypeptides and proteins: X-ray studies (1954)
Doctoral advisorMax Perutz[4]
Doctoral studentsnone[4]
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Francis Harry Compton Crick OM FRS[2] (8 Juin 1916 – 28 Julie 2004) wis a Breetish molecular biologist, biopheesicist, an neuroscientist, maist notit for bein a co-discoverer o the structur o the DNA molecule in 1953 wi James Watson. Thegither wi Watson an Maurice Wilkins, he wis jyntly awairdit the 1962 Nobel Prize in Pheesiology or Medicine "for thair discoveries concernin the molecular structur o nucleic acids an its signeeficance for information transfer in leevin material".[4][5]

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  1. White, Michael (3 October 2009). "Francis Crick as Late Bloomer". Science 2.0. ION Publications LLC. Retrieved 11 January 2017.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Anon (2015). "Fellowship of the Royal Society 1660-2015". London: Royal Society. Archived frae the oreeginal on 15 July 2015. Unknown parameter |deadurl= ignored (help)
  3. "Francis Crick EMBO profile". Heidelberg: European Molecular Biology Organization.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Rich, A.; Stevens, C. F. (2004). "Obituary: Francis Crick (1916–2004)". Nature. 430 (7002): 845–847. Bibcode:2004Natur.430..845R. doi:10.1038/430845a. PMID 15318208.
  5. The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1962. Nobel Prize Site for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1962.