Genetics Q & A
College degrees: A.B., Harvard College; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley)
Academic positions: University of Minnesota (Dept. of Zoology), University of Miami (Coral Gables, Florida, Dept. of Biology)
Teaching specialties; molecular & cell biology, general genetics, human genetics
Research grants: National Institutes of Health, National Science Foundation, American Cancer Society.
Membership: current: American Association for the Advancement of Science; former: American Society of Human Genetics, Genetics Society of America, American Society for Cell Biology, Electron Microscopy Society of America
Latest posting: May 18, 2022:
My New Book (May, 2022):
THE PATCHWORK HUMAN: TWO BILLION YEARS OF EVOLUTION
(go to Genetics Q & A / "Evolution")
Blog post: 2 - Endings
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“The most beautiful experience we can have is the mysterious. It is the fundamental emotion which stands at the cradle of true art and true science. Whoever does not know it and can no long wonder, no longer marvel, is as good as dead, and his eyes are dimmed.” -- Albert Einstein, The World As I See It (1931)
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