George Beadle

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Noun1.George Beadle - United States biologist who discovered how hereditary characteristics are transmitted by genes (1903-1989)
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The National Hunt fare comes from Stratford, where Jeremy Scott's course winner Decimus can continue his excellent run of form in the George Beadle 21st Birthday Handicap Chase.
While in college, I had the privilege of carrying out some research on native prairie grasses in Nobel Laureate George Beadle's cornfield.
Madeleine Vacha, of Clinton, received the George Beadle Scholarship, which covers the full differential between resident and nonresident tuition, and is worth more than $50,000 over four years Vacha is in the honors program, general studies, undeclared.