Friday, June 19, 2009
Talk by Dr. Richard J. Roberts: Nobel Laureate for discovery of split genes" !!
Sir Richard John Roberts (born September 6, 1943 in Derby) is an English biochemist and molecular biologist. He was awarded the 1993 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine with Phillip Allen Sharp for the discovery of introns in eukaryotic DNA and the mechanism of gene-splicing.
As part of the Platinum Jubilee Celebrations of the Indian Academy of Sciences, a series of Platinum Jubilee Lectures by eminent scientists is being organised to be delivered at different parts of the ountry. In this series a lecture by Dr Richard J. Roberts (Nobel Laureate 1993, New England Biolabs, Beverly, USA) on "Genomics of restriction and modification" will be held at the Faculty all, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. on Friday, 19 June 2009 at 4.00 p.m.
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