James Dewey Watson

James Watson

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James D. Watson
Born 1920s.
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James Watson is an American geneticist, molecular biologist, and zoologist. He is best known for being a co-discoverer of the structure of DNA. He, Francis Crick, and Maurice Wilkins were jointly awarded the 1962 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine for this discovery.


  • Watson, James D. Father to Son: Truth, Reason, and Decency. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press, 2014.

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On 15 Jul 2016 at 08:16 GMT Magnus Sälgö wrote:

On 16 Jul 2014 at 22:52 GMT Abby (Brown) Glann wrote:

James Watson won the Connection Combat match with Francis Crick in a race to find their connection to our WikiTree Global Family Tree!

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