Lederberg
biographical name Joshua 1925- American geneticist

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  • Lederberg — bezeichnet: eine Erhebung im Südosten Stuttgarts einen danach benannten Stadtteil im Stadtbezirk Stuttgart Hedelfingen Lederberg ist der Familienname folgender Personen Esther Lederberg (1922–2006), US amerikanische Molekularbiologin und… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lederberg — is a surname meaning leather mountain in German and may refer to: * Joshua Lederberg * Esther Lederberg …   Wikipedia

  • Lederberg —   [ leɪdəbəːg], Joshua, amerikanischer Mikrobiologe, * Montclair (N. J.) 23. 5. 1925; 1947 54 Professor an der University of Wisconsin in Madison, seither an der Stanford University. Durch Kreuzung von Bakterienstämmen wies Lederberg in… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Lederberg — Joshua …   Scientists

  • Lederberg — Lederberg, Joshua …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Lederberg — [led′ər bʉrg΄, lā′dərbʉrg΄] Joshua 1925 ; U.S. geneticist …   English World dictionary

  • Lederberg — /led euhr berrg /, n. Joshua, born 1925, U.S. geneticist: Nobel prize for medicine 1958. * * * …   Universalium

  • Lederberg — Led•er•berg [[t]ˈlɛd ərˌbɜrg[/t]] n. big Joshua, born 1925, U.S. geneticist: Nobel prize for physiology or medicine 1958 …   From formal English to slang

  • Lederberg — /led euhr berrg /, n. Joshua, born 1925, U.S. geneticist: Nobel prize for medicine 1958 …   Useful english dictionary

  • LEDERBERG, JOSHUA — (1925– ), U.S. geneticist. Born in Montclair, New Jersey and scion of a rabbinical family from Ereẓ Israel, he studied at Columbia University and then at Yale and made a number of important discoveries in microbial genetics. It had previously… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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