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Garrod, Archibald Edward

  1. Helen J Power

Published Online: 21 AUG 2001

DOI: 10.1038/npg.els.0002802

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How to Cite

Power, H. J. 2001. Garrod, Archibald Edward. eLS. .

Author Information

  1. Wellcome Trust Centre, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 AUG 2001

Abstract

1857–1936 British physician-scientist whose work on human biochemical individuality, expressed as rare inherited diseases, linked the emerging disciplines of biochemistry and genetics in the 1910s.

Keywords:

  • biochemistry;
  • genetics;
  • alkaptonuria;
  • William Bateson;
  • mendelian inheritance