Quotes by Sydney Brenner

About Sydney Brenner:

Sydney Brenner is a South African biologist and a 2002 Nobel prize in Physiology or Medicine laureate, shared with Bob Horvitz and John Sulston. Brenner made significant contributions to work on the genetic code, and other areas of molecular biology while working in the Medical Research Council (MRC) Laboratory of Molecular Biology in Cambridge, England. He established the roundworm Caenorhabditis elegans as a model organism for the investigation of developmental biology, and founded the Molecular Sciences Institute in Berkeley, California, U.S..

Author Bio

  • NameSydney Brenner
  • DescriptionSouth African biologist, Nobel prize in Physiology or Medicine 2002
  • BornJanuary 31, 1927
  • CountryUnited Kingdom; South Africa
  • ProfessionBiologist; Geneticist
  • AwardsFellow Of The Royal Society; Albert Lasker Award For Basic Medical Research; Nobel Prize In Physiology Or Medicine; Copley Medal; Royal Medal