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Gorer, Peter Alfred Isaac (1907–1961), immunologist and geneticist

D. B. Amos.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Human Genetics; Pathology. 1041 words.

Gorer, Peter Alfred Isaac (1907–1961), immunologist and geneticist, was born in London on 14 April 1907, the second of the three sons of Edgar Ezekiel Gorer (1872–1915), a noted collector...

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Macgregor [née McPherson], (Janet) Elizabeth [Betty] (1920–2005), cytologist

Amanda Herbert.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Human Genetics; Molecular and Cell Biology; Medical Oncology; Clinical Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 1044 words.

Macgregor [née McPherson], (Janet) Elizabeth [Betty] (1920–2005), cytologist, was born at 11 Lynedoch Place, Glasgow, on 12 January 1920, the daughter of Andrew McPherson (1884–1946),...

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Race, Robert Russell (1907–1984), geneticist and serologist

P. L. Mollison.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Human Genetics; Medicine and Health; Physiology. 964 words.

Race, Robert Russell (1907–1984), geneticist and serologist, was born on 28 November 1907 at Hull, the eldest of the three sons (there were no daughters) of Joseph Dawson Race, a banker,...

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Waddington, Conrad Hal (1905–1975), geneticist and embryologist

Alan Robertson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Human Genetics; Medicine and Health. 1390 words.

Waddington, Conrad Hal (1905–1975), geneticist and embryologist, was born in Evesham on 8 November 1905, the only son and elder child of Hal Waddington, a tea planter, and his wife, Mary...

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