Albert Claude

Albert Claude

Belarusian-American scientist and biochemist, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1974.
I remember vividly my student days, spending hours at the light microscope, turning endlessly the micrometric screw, and gazing at the blurred boundary which concealed the mysterious ground substance where the secret mechanisms of cell life might be found.More Albert Claude quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We know the laws of trial and error, of large numbers and probabilities. We know that these laws are part of the mathematical and mechanical fabric of the universe, and that they are also at play in biological processes. But, in the name of the experimental method and out of our poor knowledge, are we really entitled to claim that everything happens by chance, to the exclusion of all other possibilities?More Albert Claude quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Once Ptolemy and Plato, yesterday Newton, today Einstein, and tomorrow new faiths, new beliefs, and new dimensions.More Albert Claude quotes [09/30/2011 11:09:17]
For the resolving powers of our scientific instruments decide, at a given moment, of the size and the vision of our Universe, and of the image we then make of ourselves.More Albert Claude quotes [09/30/2011 11:09:29]
It is the cells which create and maintain in us, during the span of our lives, our will to live and survive, to search and experiment, and to struggle.More Albert Claude quotes [09/30/2011 11:09:43]

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