Monod Jacques Lucien


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Mo·nod

 (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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Mo·nod

(mô-nō′), Jacques Lucien 1910-1976.
French biochemist. With François Jacob, he proposed the existence of messenger RNA. They also studied how genes control cellular activity by directing the synthesis of proteins.
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