|born on||23 May 1925 at 12:01 (= 12:01 PM )|
|Place||Glen Ridge NJ, USA, 40n48, 74w12|
|Timezone||EDT h4w (is daylight saving time)|
|Astrology data||01°59' 13°23 Asc. 25°56'|
American microbiologist, a pioneer in the field of bacterial genetics. Lederberg was a co-winner of the Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine on 10/30/1958 along with Tatum (born 12/14/1909) and G.W. Beadle (born 10/22/1903). The prize was awarded on 12/10/1958, for their discoveries about recombination and organization of genetic material in bacteria.
Lederberg was a full professor of genetics at the University of Wisconsin 1954-58 and at Stanford University 1959-78. He married on 4/05/1968.
- Work : New Career 1954 (Professor of genetics, four years)
- Work : New Job 1959 (Stanford University, 19 years)
Contemporary American Horoscopes
- Vocation : Education : Teacher (Professor)
- Vocation : Science : Biology (Microbiologist)
- Notable : Awards : Nobel prize (Discovery about recombination and organization of genetic material in bacteria)