NNDB
This is a beta version of NNDB
Search: for
American Society for Microbiology

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATION

Prior to 1961, the Society of American Bacteriologists.

Official Website:
http://www.asm.org/

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
J. Michael Bishop
Scientist
22-Feb-1936   Genetic causes of cancer
Herbert W. Boyer
Biologist
10-Jul-1936   Recombinant DNA, first synthetic insulin
Mario Capecchi
Scientist
6-Oct-1937   Knock-out mice
Ananda M. Chakrabarty
Scientist
4-Apr-1938   Oil-eating bacteria
Stanley N. Cohen
Biologist
17-Feb-1935   Recombinant DNA
Claire M. Fraser-Liggett
Biologist
c. 1955   Genomic researcher
Margaret A. Hamburg
Government
1955   FDA Commissioner
Franklyn G. Jenifer
Educator
26-Mar-1939   President of UT-Dallas, 1994-2003
Richard A. Lerner
Biologist
28-Aug-1938   Scripps Research Institute
Arnold J. Levine
Biologist
1939   Cancer researcher
Arthur D. Levinson
Business
31-Mar-1950   CEO of Genentech
Salvador Luria
Biologist
13-Aug-1912 6-Feb-1991 Natural selection in bacteria
Phillip A. Sharp
Biologist
6-Jun-1944   Eukaryotic (split) genes
Carolyn W. Slayman
Business
c. 1936   Genetics professor at Yale
Theobald Smith
Scientist
31-Jul-1859 10-Dec-1934 Infectious and parasitic diseases


Do you know something we don't?
Submit a correction or make a comment about this profile



Copyright ©2012 Soylent Communications



Bibliographies

NNDB has added thousands of bibliographies for people, organizations, schools, and general topics, listing more than 50,000 books and 120,000 other kinds of references. They may be accessed by the "Bibliography" tab at the top of most pages, or via the "Related Topics" box in the sidebar. Please feel free to suggest books that might be critical omissions.