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French biochemist who (with Jacques Monod) studied regulatory processes in cells (born in 1920)

(Old Testament) son of Isaac

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President Hamid also congratulated Halimah Yacob for being elected as the first female President of Singapore and hoped that the bilateral relations between the two countries will be more enhanced in future.
Racing Club, where Yacob started his career before leaving for the Baggies in 2012, was touted as the most likely destination.
If Yacob moves, as Albion attempt to raise funds for an attacking midfielder or striker, it will most likely be to another English club, but no offers have yet been made.
President Halimah Yacob also praised the historic friendly relations between the two countries since the establishment of diplomatic relations in 1984, which was strengthened by forming the High-Level Joint Committee and the Emir's role in strengthening the partnership.
President Yacob became the first woman and first Malay president of Singapore in 47 years without going through a vote, or through a process called a walkover, after the Election Department declared her as the only qualified candidate for this years election.
But it was a controversial night as Gundogan, making his first start after a long-term knee injury, was taken out by Yacob.
The German midfielder had impressed with his pace and direct running but hobbled off after being caught from behind by Yacob.
Claudio Yacob was introduced and handed the armband.
The Tottenham Hotspur midfielder was involved in an incident with West Bromwich Albion's Claudio Yacob in the 26th minute of the game last night (Monday 25 April 2016).
The American centreback was dismissed in the Premier League defeat at West Brom for pushing Baggies' Claudio Yacob to the ground.
The midfielder was sent off in Saturday's 2-1 defeat at West Brom for pushing Claudio Yacob in the back of the neck.
MARK HUGHES accused West Brom's Claudio Yacob of deliberately trying to get Geoff Cameron sent off - as a late Jonny Evans winner sank resurgent Stoke.
Mohammad Marwan Olabi discussed on Saturday with deputy representative of the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) in Syria Myrna Yacob the humanitarian and relief work and means of activating joint cooperation to help families affected by terrorism.
Whistle for it ANTHONY TAYLOR Handed West Brom's Claudio Yacob a harsh second yellow in the FA Cup loss to Villa even though handed West Brom's Claudio Yacob a harsh second yellow in the FA Cup loss to Villa even though he didn't initially blow for a foul.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Singaporean Parliament Speaker Halimah Yacob in a meeting with and Iranian parliamentary delegation in Singapore called for a complete removal of the western sanctions against Tehran.