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 (mô-nō′), Jacques Lucien 1910-1976.
French biochemist. He shared a 1965 Nobel Prize for his research on the regulation of gene expression, including the role of messenger RNA.
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Jacques, 1910–76, French chemist.
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Noun1.Monod - French biochemist who (with Francois Jacob) explained how genes are activated and suggested the existence of messenger RNA (1910-1976)Monod - French biochemist who (with Francois Jacob) explained how genes are activated and suggested the existence of messenger RNA (1910-1976)
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Granting, on these grounds, that culture must have its own internal logics, at least to some extent, Strathausen then restages the late-1960s debate between Jacques Monod and Louis Althusser.
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They confirmed the prediction made over 60 years ago by Noble-prize-winning biologist Jacques Monod regarding changes in microbial growth rates with limited nutrients (the Monod equation).
He won the Nobel prize jointly with compatriots Andre Lwoff and Jacques Monod "for their discoveries concerning genetic control of enzyme and virus synthesis." His work dealt mainly with the genetic mechanisms in bacteria and he held several prestigious fellowships and received a raft of honorary degrees from around the world.
Banff, Canada, July 07, 2012 --( Monod Sports, Banff's original outdoor gear store, announced today its support of the Bow Valley's Rockies Ride for Kids Foundation.
26, 2011 (TAP) - Reinforcing co-operation and co-ordination between the Tunisian government and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), notably in time of troubles, was the focus of the meeting, held on Saturday in Tunis, between the Education Minister Taieb Baccouche and head of ICRC regional delegation Jean Michel Monod.