Category:Oliver Smithies

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Deutsch: Oliver Smithies (* 23. Juli 1925 in Halifax, West Yorkshire, England) ist ein im Vereinigten Königreich von Großbritannien und Irland geborener Genetiker und Träger des Nobelpreises für Medizin im Jahre 2007.
English: Oliver Smithies (born June 23, 1925) is a British-born American geneticist and Nobel laureate, credited with the invention of gel electrophoresis in 1955, and the simultaneous discovery, with Mario Capecchi, of the technique of homologous recombination of transgenic DNA with genomic DNA, a much more reliable method of altering animal genomes than previously used, and the technique behind gene targeting and knockout mice.