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Bell, (Ernest) Arthur (1926–2006), plant chemist

Ghillean T. Prance.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicinal Chemistry; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 945 words.

Bell, (Ernest) Arthur (1926–2006), plant chemist, was born on 20 June 1926 at 7 Balmoral Terrace, Gosforth, Northumberland, the son of a Northumbrian chartered accountant, Albert Bell, and...

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Bodley, Rachel Littler

Janet Carlisle Bogdan.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Medicinal Chemistry; Botany. 1115 words.

Bodley, Rachel Littler (07 December 1831–15 June 1888), botanist, chemist, and educator, was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, the daughter of Anthony Prichard Bodley, a carpenter and patternmaker,...

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Bridges, Robert

David L. Cowen.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicinal Chemistry; Botany. 859 words.

Bridges, Robert (05 March 1806–20 February 1882), chemist and botanist, was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the son of Culpeper Bridges, a merchant, and Sarah Cliffton. He was a student...

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Clarke [née Green], Patricia Hannah (1919–2010), microbial biochemist

Catharine M. C. Haines.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicinal Chemistry; Biochemistry. 1043 words.

Clarke [née Green], Patricia Hannah (1919–2010), microbial biochemist, was born on 29 July 1919 at 43 Mackintosh Road, The Common, Pontypridd, Glamorgan, the elder daughter of David Samuel...

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Daubeny, Charles Giles Bridle (1795–1867), chemist and botanist

Nicholas Goddard.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicinal Chemistry; Botany. 2661 words.

Daubeny, Charles Giles Bridle (1795–1867), chemist and botanist, was born at Stratton, Gloucestershire, on 11 February 1795, the third and youngest son of the Revd James Daubeny, rector of...

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Fish, Sir Hugh (1923–1999), environmental chemist and water manager

John C. Bowman.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation; Biological Sciences; Medicinal Chemistry. 1093 words.

Fish, Sir Hugh (1923–1999), environmental chemist and water manager, was born on 6 January 1923 in Woodlesford, Yorkshire, the second son and second of the four children of Leonard Mark...

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Fowden, Sir Leslie (1925–2008), plant biochemist

W. H. Brock.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences; Plant Ecology; Medicinal Chemistry. 1026 words.

Fowden, Sir Leslie (1925–2008), plant biochemist, was born on 13 October 1925 at Birch Hill House, Wardle, Rochdale, Lancashire, the only child of Herbert Fowden (1878–1960), an iron turner...

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Ingram, Vernon Martin (1924–2006), molecular biologist

Lisa A. Steiner.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicinal Chemistry; Molecular and Cell Biology. 1389 words.

Ingram, Vernon Martin (1924–2006), molecular biologist, was born Werner Adolf Martin Immerwahr on 19 May 1924 in Breslau, Germany, the younger son and youngest of three children of Kurt...

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Levene, Phoebus Aaron Theodor

Albert B. Costa.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicinal Chemistry; Biochemistry. 1212 words.

Levene, Phoebus Aaron Theodor (25 February 1869–06 September 1940), organic and biochemist, was born Fishel Aaronovitch Levin in Sagor, Russia, the son of Solom Levin, a shirtmaker, and...

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Longsworth, Lewis Gibson

George Gorin.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicinal Chemistry; Biochemistry. 477 words.

Longsworth, Lewis Gibson (16 November 1904–09 August 1981), physical and biological chemist, was born in Somerset, Kentucky, the son of Lawrence Roscoe and Sarah Elizabeth Nichols. He was...

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