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Evans, Herbert McLean

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Born: 1882 AD
Died: 1971 AD, at 88 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Biochemist

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1882 - Born on the 23rd of September in Modesto, California, Unites States.

1908 - He obtained his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States.

1915 - He moved back to to California and was made professor of anatomy at the University of California,

               in Berkeley, California, U.S.A.

1918 - His research into the number of human chromosomes led him to believe that there are 48 chromosomes.

1923 - He co-discovered Vitamin E which is needed for human reproduction.

1931 - He became a director of the Institute of Experimental Biology in Berkeley, California, United States.

1971 - He died on the 6th of March in Berkeley, California.


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