biologist

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French surgeon and biologist who developed a way to suture and graft blood vessels (1873-1944) Alexis Carrel , Carrel
German biologist who was one of the founders of modern genetics; his theory of genetic transmission ruled out the possibility of transmitting acquired characteristics (1834-1914) August Friedrich Leopold Weismann , Weismann
biologist who studies bacteria bacteriologist
United States biologist who discovered how hereditary characteristics are transmitted by genes (1903-1989) Beadle , George Beadle , George Wells Beadle
biologist specializing in the study of plants botanist , phytologist , plant scientist
United States biologist remembered for her opposition to the use of pesticides that were hazardous to wildlife (1907-1964) Carson , Rachel Carson , Rachel Louise Carson
biologist who studies the structure and function of cells cytologist
United States biologist (born in Germany) who studied how viruses infect living cells (1906-1981) Delbruck , Max Delbruck
biologist who studies the relation between organisms and their environment ecologist
German biologist and philosopher; advocated Darwinism and formulated the theory of recapitulation; was an exponent of materialistic monism (1834-1919) Ernst Heinrich Haeckel , Haeckel
biologist who specializes in genetics geneticist
English biologist and a leading exponent of Darwin's theory of evolution (1825-1895) Huxley , Thomas Henry Huxley , Thomas Huxley
English biologist noted for studies of the molecular structure of blood components (born in 1917) Kendrew , Sir John Cowdery Kendrew
United States physicist and molecular biologist who helped develop the first atom bomb and later opposed the use of all nuclear weapons (1898-1964) Leo Szilard , Szilard
French chemist and biologist whose discovery that fermentation is caused by microorganisms resulted in the process of pasteurization (1822-1895) Louis Pasteur , Pasteur
biologist who studies the structure and activity of macromolecules essential to life molecular biologist
United States biologist who formulated the chromosome theory of heredity (1866-1945) Morgan , Thomas Hunt Morgan
biologist knowledgeable about natural history (especially botany and zoology) naturalist , natural scientist
biologist specializing in physiology physiologist
biologist who studies the biological determinants of social behavior sociobiologist
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