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Stories by Julia Karow

Interview with a New Nobel Laureate

Paul Nurse's groundbreaking work on the cell cycle has earned him numerous honors, including, most recently, the Nobel Prize. In an interview with Scientific American last year, this new laureate explained his work, his ambitions and his thoughts on winning a Nobel. The full text of that interview appears below

October 22, 2001 — Julia Karow

Skin So Fixed

A topical lotion with DNA-repair enzymes cuts down skin carcinomas

March 1, 2001 — Julia Karow
Reading the Book of Life

Reading the Book of Life

We have only about twice as many genes as a worm or fly¿far fewer than anyone guessed. So now what?

February 12, 2001 — Julia Karow

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