This text represents a supplement to the original 4-volume set, and provides 225 new profiles on internationally renowned scientists, with special attention to women and minorities. These include Ian Wilmut, Scottish embryologist, Tim Berners-Lee, British computer scientist, and Virginia Agpar, American Anaestheologist.Cells carry the instructions for all of their necessary tasks in their chromosomes. Chromosomes within a cell are made up of very long molecules called deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA). Genes, the basic units of heredity for all living things, areanbsp;...
|Title||:||Notable Twentieth Century Scientists|
|Author||:||Kristine M. Krapp|
|Publisher||:||Gale Group - 1998-01-01|