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Category:Hermann Joseph Muller

Deutsch: Hermann Joseph Muller (* 21. Dezember 1890 in Manhattan, New York, USA; † 5. April 1967 in Indianapolis, USA) war ein US-amerikanischer Biologe und Genetiker. Für die Entdeckung, dass Mutationen mit Hilfe von Röntgenstrahlen hervorgerufen werden können, erhielt er 1946 den Nobelpreis für Physiologie oder Medizin.
English: Hermann Joseph Muller (or H. J. Muller) (December 21, 1890 – April 5, 1967) was an American geneticist, educator, and Nobel laureate best known for his work on the physiological and genetic effects of radiation (X-ray mutagenesis) as well as his outspoken political beliefs.

H.J. Muller 
American biologist
Date of birth 21 December 1890
New York City
Date of death 5 April 1967
Educated at
  • Columbia University
  • Cornell University
Doctoral advisor
Member of
  • Royal Society
  • National Academy of Sciences
  • Academy of Sciences of the USSR
  • Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences
  • American Academy of Arts and Sciences
  • Russian Academy of Sciences
  • German Academy of Sciences Leopoldina
Field of work
  • genetics
Award received
  • John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship
  • Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
  • Humanist of the Year
  • Kimber Genetics Award
  • Josiah Willard Gibbs Lectureship
  • Darwin–Wallace Medal
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