George Beadle


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United States biologist who discovered how hereditary characteristics are transmitted by genes (1903-1989)

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For this "show me" break through, the Missouri scientists received the Beadle and Tatum Award (named after Nobel Prize--winning geneticists George Beadle and Edward Tatum) for outstanding and original research by a scientist using Neurospora, a type of bread mold.
And in the early 1970s, even archaeologists abandoned Mangelsdorf's hypothesis in favor of one initially proposed in 1939 by Nobel laureate geneticist George Beadle.
Lederberg shared the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine with Edward Tatum and George Beadle.