University of Massachusetts Medical School Faculty Publications

Title

Life, redrawn: a memoir of Carl R. Woese (1928-2012)

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology; Program in Cell and Developmental Dynamics

Publication Date

4-2013

Document Type

Response or Comment

Subjects

Woese, Carl R.; Eulogies

Disciplines

Ecology and Evolutionary Biology | History of Science, Technology, and Medicine | Molecular Biology

Abstract

A few months ago, we lost Carl Woese, who revolutionized the study of evolution as a molecular science and in so doing discovered that there are three domains of life on earth. I knew Woese and think he and his work were the essence of the label “sui generis.”

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Citation: FASEB J. 2013 Apr;27(4):1285-7. doi: 10.1096/fj.13-0401ufm. Link to article on publisher's site

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Journal/Book/Conference Title

FASEB journal : official publication of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology

PubMed ID

23547106