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Lederberg

Joshua. born 1925, US geneticist, who discovered the phenomenon of transduction in bacteria. Nobel prize for physiology or medicine 1958 with George Beadle and Edward Tatum
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Lederberg noted that in the absence of such changes, "the precedents affecting the long-term rationale of social policy will be set, not on the basis of well-debated principles, but on the accidents of the first advertised examples.
There are studies suggesting positive correlation between parenting stress and behavior problems including conduct disorder, social aggression, attention problem and anxiety withdrawal among children with hearing impairment (Abidin, Jenkins and McGhaughey, 1992; Holden, and Ritchie, 1991), parental stress and poorer social and emotional development and higher levels of behavior problems in deaf and hard of hearing children (Crnic and Low, 2002; Hintermair, 2006; Lederberg and Everhart, 2000), and between inconsistent parenting and behavior problem in children (Brubaker and Szakowski, 2000), and between maternal stress and teacher's reported immaturity in children (Hagborg, 1989).
In 1965, Feigenbaum joined the Stanford University computer science faculty, where he and Nobel laureate biologist Joshua Lederberg started the DENDRAL project, producing the world's first expert system.
Nobel Prize winner Joshua Lederberg dubbed this inner ecosystem a microbiome, acknowledging its complexity and interconnectedness.
Joshua Lederberg once described the Ellison Foundation, "Our job is to fund the new, the unconventional, and to take chances that others won't.
Muller, and Joshua Lederberg urged that the USA establish a large-scale eugenics program, and Crick suggested "the reversible sterilization of the citizenry by placing 'something into our food' and licensing 'the people with the qualities we like' to bear children.
La respuesta ideal, manifiesta Lederberg, seria una apropiada flexibilidad mientras la familia se va transformando y probando nuevas formas de comportarse, hasta adaptarse a la situacion estresante (15).
She lived in Jerusalem with her husband, artist Dov Lederberg.
Family members of an individual diagnosed with cancer are so affected by the cancer experience as to be considered cancer survivors themselves (A National Action Plan, 2004; Rait & Lederberg, 1990).
He did receive International recognition for this work including the nomination for the Nobel Prize by none other than Nobelist Professor Joshua Lederberg (Eugene Garfield, personal communication).
The person who was most dear to me from this elite group, however, was Nobel Laureate Joshua Lederberg, who left a big hole in my heart when he died this year.