Joshua Lederberg

Joshua Lederberg

Joshua Lederberg, ForMemRS was an American molecular biologist known for his work in microbial genetics, artificial intelligence, and the United States space program. He was just 33 years old when he won the 1958 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for discovering that bacteria can mate and exchange genes . He shared the prize with Edward L. Tatum and George Beadle who won for their work with genetics. Wikipedia*

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Joshua Lederberg has three videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1989 Forum. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1997 with an average of 46 views per program. Most appearances with William H. Foege M.D. (2), Renee Jenkins (2), William Hendee (2).

Appearances by Title:c. June 19, 1989 - Present President, Rockefeller University Videos: 3

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