Delbrück Max


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Del·brück

 (dĕl′bro͝ok′, -brük′), Max 1906-1981.
German-born American biologist. He shared a 1969 Nobel Prize for investigating how viruses infect bacteria and replicate themselves.

Del·brück

(dĕl′bro͝ok′), Max 1906-1981.
German-born American biologist who was a pioneer in the study of molecular genetics. He discovered that viruses can exchange genetic material to create new types of viruses.