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The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details

Stanley N. Cohen

Title: Professor of Genetics
Affiliation:   Stanford University
    Stanford, California 94305 USA
Gender:   Male

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Award Discipline:   Biological Sciences
Award Year:   1988
Citation:   "For his discovery of methods for propagating and expressing the hereditary information of DNA introduced into living cells, thereby enabling the cloning of individual genes and the study of their structure and function."
    Presented by President Reagan in a White House ceremony on July 15, 1988.
Medal of Technology recipient   Award Year 1989


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