Sydney Brenner

Sydney Brenner

South African biologist and Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 2002.
There was still food rationing in England and life was difficult all through my 2 year stay in Oxford.More Sydney Brenner quotes [10/20/2011 10:10:16]
In my second year, after moving to the Medical School, I began the courses of Anatomy and Physiology. I had begun to see that I was interested in cells and their functions.More Sydney Brenner quotes [10/20/2011 10:10:34]
I completed the first three years of primary school in one year and was admitted to the local school the age of six directly into the fourth year, some two years younger than all my contemporaries.More Sydney Brenner quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
As was predicted at the beginning of the Human Genome Project, getting the sequence will be the easy part as only technical issues are involved. The hard part will be finding out what it means, because this poses intellectual problems of how to understand the participation of the genes in the functions of living cells.More Sydney Brenner quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I set up a laboratory in the Department of Physiology in the Medical School in South Africa and begin to try to find a bacteriophage system which we might use to solve the genetic code.More Sydney Brenner quotes [10/20/2011 10:10:21]

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