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Beadle, George Wells

Richard M. Burian.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Organization and Management of Education; Genetics and Genomics. 1962 words.

Beadle, George Wells (22 October 1903–09 June 1989), geneticist and university president, was the son of Hattie Albro and Chauncey Elmer Beadle, farmers near Wahoo, Nebraska. He was raised...

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Crackanthorpe [formerly Cookson], Montague Hughes (1832–1913), barrister and eugenicist

G. R. Searle.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1379 words.

Crackanthorpe [formerly Cookson], Montague Hughes (1832–1913), barrister and eugenicist, was born on 24 February 1832, the sixth son of Christopher Cookson (1791–1834), a cousin of William...

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internal radiation

Overview page. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics — Warfare and Defence.

The exposure to ionizing radiation from radioelements deposited in the body tissues.

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Little, Clarence Cook

Karen Rader.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Natural world, Country Life, and Pets; Organization and Management of Education; Genetics and Genomics; Science and Mathematics. 2204 words.

Little, Clarence Cook (06 October 1888–22 December 1971), scientist and educator, was born in Brookline, Massachusetts, the son of James Lovell Little, a Boston merchant, and Mary Robbins...

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Salaman, Redcliffe Nathan (1874–1955), geneticist and Jewish activist

Paolo Palladino.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics and Law; Genetics and Genomics; Judaism and Jewish Studies; Ethnic Politics; Ethical Issues and Debates; Social Justice and Human Rights; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 1021 words.

Salaman, Redcliffe Nathan (1874–1955), geneticist and Jewish activist, was born Nathan Redcliffe Salaman, at 100 Redcliffe Gardens, Kensington, London, on 12 September 1874, the ninth of...

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