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Lwoff

[lwawf]
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  1. An·dré [ahn-drey] /ɑ̃ˈdreɪ/, 1902–1994, French microbiologist: Nobel Prize in Medicine 1965.
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lwoff in Medicine

Lwoff

(lwôf)André Michel 1902-1994
  1. French microbiologist. He shared a 1965 Nobel Prize for the study of regulatory activity in body cells.
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Lwoff

[lwôf]
  1. French microbiologist who studied the genetics of bacterial viruses and explained how they reproduce. His findings have been important in cancer research and in understanding how viruses resist drugs.
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