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|Died||January 10, 2017
|Alma mater||Balliol College, University of Oxford|
|Known for||Gel electrophoresis, gene targeting|
|Awards||Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (2007)|
|Institutions||University of Toronto
University of Wisconsin–Madison
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Much later, he worked on the technique of homologous recombination of transgenic DNA with genomic DNA. This is the most reliable method of altering animal genomes at present, and the technique behind gene targeting and knockout mice.
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