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Monod

[ maw-noh ]
/ mɔˈnoʊ /
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noun
Jacques [zhahk], /ʒɑk/, 1910–76, French chemist: Nobel Prize 1965.
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Monod
[ mô-nō ]
Jacques Lucien 1910-1976

French biochemist who, with François Jacob, proposed the existence of messenger RNA. Monod and Jacob also studied how genes control cellular activity by directing the synthesis of proteins.
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