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    • Hermann Joseph Muller (1890-1967) 

      Gleason, Kevin
      Hermann Joseph Muller studied the effects of x-ray radiation on genetic material in the US during the twentieth century. At that time, scientists had yet to determine the dangers that x-rays presented. In 1927, Muller ...
    • Hermann Joseph Muller's Study of X-rays as a Mutagen, (1926-1927) 

      Gleason, Kevin M.
      Hermann Joseph Muller conducted three experiments in 1926 and 1927 that demonstrated that exposure to x-rays, a form of high-energy radiation, can cause genetic mutations, changes to an organism's genome, particularly in ...
    • Theophilus Shickel Painter (1889-1969) 

      Haskett, Dorothy (Arizona State University. School of Life Sciences. Center for Biology and Society. Embryo Project Encyclopedia., 2014-11-22)
      Theophilus Shickel Painter studied the structure and function of chromosomes in the US during in the early to mid-twentieth century. Painter worked at the University of Texas at Austin in Austin, Texas. In the 1920s and ...