Joshua Lederberg
#842 Overall Influence

Joshua Lederberg

American molecular biologist

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Joshua Lederberg, ForMemRS was an American molecular biologist known for his work in microbial genetics, artificial intelligence, and the United States space program. He was 33 years old when he won the 1958 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for discovering that bacteria can mate and exchange genes . He shared the prize with Edward Tatum and George Beadle, who won for their work with genetics.

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University of Wisconsin–Madison
University of Wisconsin–Madison

Public research university in Madison, Wisconsin., USA

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Columbia University
Columbia University

Private Ivy League research university in New York City

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Yale University
Yale University

Private research university in New Haven, Connecticut, United States

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Stanford University
Stanford University

Private research university located in Stanford, California, United States

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#96 World Rank #33 USA Rank
Biology
#734 World Rank #394 USA Rank
Computer Science