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Aaron Klug

Sir Aaron Klug OM HonFRMS PRS (born 11 August 1926) is a Lithuanian-born British chemist and biophysicist, and winner of the 1982 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his development of crystallographic electron microscopy and his structural elucidation of biologically important nucleic acid-protein complexes

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Cambridge was the place for someone from the Colonies or the Dominions to go on to, and it was to th ...

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Human curiosity, the urge to know, is a powerful force and is perhaps the best secret weapon of all ...

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The work requires a moderately large investment in technological and theoretical developments and lo ...

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The philosophy of the school was quite simple - the bright boys specialised in Latin, the not so bri ...

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In the course of my stay there, I also showed how one could analyse the experimental kinetic curves ...

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My father was trained as a saddler, but in fact as a young man worked in his father's business of re ...

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However, I should perhaps add that during the 20 years I have been back in Cambridge, I have been ac ...

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This work made me more and more interested in biological matter, and I decided that I really wanted ...

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People who get Nobel prizes aren't necessarily the most imaginative of people. People who sometimes ...

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One cannot plan for the unexpected.

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I like teaching and the contact with young minds keeps one on one's toes.

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This field is not necessarily glamorous, nor does it often produce immediate results, but it seeks t ...

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I like teaching and the contact with young minds keeps one on one's toes, but increasing responsibil ...

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I did not feel a particularly strong call to any one subject, but read voraciously and widely and be ...

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