George Beadle
#1709 Overall Influence

George Beadle

American geneticist

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George Wells Beadle was an American geneticist. In 1958 he shared one-half of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine with Edward Tatum for their discovery of the role of genes in regulating biochemical events within cells. He also served as the 7th President of the University of Chicago.

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Wesleyan University
Wesleyan University

Private liberal arts college in Middletown, Connecticut

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University of Chicago
University of Chicago

Private research university in Chicago, Illinois, United States

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Harvard University
Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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California Institute of Technology
California Institute of Technology

Private research university located in Pasadena, California

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Cornell University
Cornell University

Private university in Ithaca

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University of Nebraska–Lincoln
University of Nebraska–Lincoln

Public university in Lincoln, Nebraska, United States

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Stanford University
Stanford University

Private research university located in Stanford, California, United States

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#146 World Rank #48 USA Rank
Biology