Sydney Brenner

Sydney Brenner

South African biologist and Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 2002.
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 [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is now widely realized that nearly all the 'classical' problems of molecular biology have either been solved or will be solved in the next decade. The entry of large numbers of American and other biochemists into the field will ensure that all the chemical details of replication and transcription will be elucidated. Because of this, I have long felt that the future of molecular biology lies in the extension of research to other fields of biology, notably development and the nervous system.More Sydney Brenner quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I think one of the things about creativity is not to be afraid of saying the wrong thing.More Sydney Brenner quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
He told me that Francis Crick and Jim Watson had solved the structure of DNA, so we decided to go across to Cambridge to see it. This was in April of 1953.More Sydney Brenner quotes [10/20/2011 10:10:02]
Living most of the time in a world created mostly in one's head, does not make for an easy passage in the real world.More Sydney Brenner quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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