François Jacob

Institut Pasteur, Paris, Paris, France 
Cell Genetics
"François Jacob"

(1920 - 2013)
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1965 was awarded jointly to François Jacob, André Lwoff and Jacques Monod for their discoveries concerning genetic control of enzyme and virus synthesis.

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André Michel Lwoff grad student 1950-1954 Institut Pasteur (ID Tree)


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François Cuzin grad student Institut Pasteur (Chemistry Tree)
Harvey Eisen grad student Institut Pasteur
François Gros grad student Institut Pasteur (Chemistry Tree)
Jean-Pierre Changeux grad student 1960-1964 Institut Pasteur
Maurice Hofnung grad student 1965-1972 Institut Pasteur (Chemistry Tree)
Karen Artzt post-doc (DevTree)
Thierry Boon post-doc Institut Pasteur (Cell Biology Tree)
Ethan Royal Signer post-doc
Abraham Worcel post-doc
Seymour Benzer post-doc 1951-1952 Institut Pasteur
James E. Darnell post-doc 1960-1961 Institut Pasteur
Jonathan R. Beckwith post-doc 1965 Institut Pasteur (Chemistry Tree)
Bennett M. Shapiro post-doc 1970 Institut Pasteur (Cell Biology Tree)
John L. R. Rubenstein post-doc 1984-1986 Institut Pasteur


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Matthew S. Meselson collaborator Caltech (FlyTree)
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Zhang S, Wang X, Wang H, et al. (2019) Paleoenvironmental proxies and what the Xiamaling Formation tells us about the mid-Proterozoic ocean. Geobiology
Jacob F, Perrin D, Sánchez C, et al. (2005) [The operon: a group of genes with expression coordinated by an operator. C.R.Acad. Sci. Paris 250 (1960) 1727-1729]. Comptes Rendus Biologies. 328: 514-20
Jacob F. (2002) [The world of stem cells]. Comptes Rendus Biologies. 325: 999-1002
Jacob F. (2001) Complexity and tinkering. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 929: 71-3
Jacob F. (1998) An exceptional friend. The International Journal of Developmental Biology. 42: 529-30
Jacob F. (1997) [The operon after 25 years]. Comptes Rendus De L'AcadéMie Des Sciences. SéRie Iii, Sciences De La Vie. 320: 199-206
Jacob F. (1995) Circuits. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 758: 218-23
Jacob F. (1994) André Lwoff (1902-1994). Nature. 371: 653
Jacob F. (1994) The irresistible rise of the Hox genes | L'IRRESISTIBLE ASCENSION DES GENES HOX Medecine/Sciences. 10: 145-148
Jacob F. (1993) Co-chairman's remarks: genetics and the twentieth century. Gene. 135: 5-7
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