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George Pieczenik Smith
|Alma mater||Haverford College
|Known for||Phage displays|
|Institutions||University of Wisconsin (PSD)
University of Missouri-Columbia (Prof)
Duke University (Vis)
|Doctoral advisor||Edgar Haber|
George Pieczenik Smith (born March 10, 1941) is an American chemist. He is the Curators’ Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Biological Sciences at the University of Missouri-Columbia. He is best known for phage displays. It is when a specific protein's genetic code is artificially inserted into a bacterophage's coat protein gene.
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