Saturday, March 19, 2016

Fact of the Day: Friedrich Miescher

Friedrich Miescher was a Swiss biologist who discovered nucleic acid. It's the material which is what DNA and RNA are made of. 

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  1. And he won the Nobel prize, right?

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  2. A great discovery and he died a bit young as well aged 51 I think..

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  3. I thought his name sounds familiar. Oh, my medical days are so behind me. :)

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  4. Never even heard about him!

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  5. This post just reminded me of biology class:D

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  6. A worthwhile discovery for sure, smart guy

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  7. Brilliant, what an important accomplishment.

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  8. Never heard of him, but what an important discovery!

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  9. Cool fact, Adam. Daisy looks fine too!

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  10. Another unheralded scientist who changed the world.

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