Alfred Hershey

About Alfred Hershey

Birth Day: December 4, 1908
Birth Place: Michigan
Died On: May 22, 1997 (age 88)
Birth Sign: Sagittarius

Alfred Hershey Net Worth

Alfred Hershey was bornon December 4, 1908 in Michigan. Bacteriologist who shared the 1969 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for making discoveries on the replication of viruses and their genetic structure. He also conducted the Hershey-Chase experiment where he proved that DNA and not protein was the material of life.
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💰 Net worth: 12 million

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About

Bacteriologist who shared the 1969 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for making discoveries on the replication of viruses and their genetic structure. He also conducted the Hershey-Chase experiment where he proved that DNA and not protein was the material of life.

Before Fame

He attended Michigan State University and Washington University.

Trivia

He became the Director of the Carnegie Institution in 1962.

Family Life

He had a son named Peter with his wife Harriet.

Associated With

He shared the 1969 Nobel Prize with Salvador Luria and Max Delbruck.