Lwoff, André Michel

(b. 1902)
   French biologist and Nobel laureate, 1965. Lwoff was head of the microbial physiology laboratory of the Pasteur Institute in Paris. During World War II he was active in the French resistance and decorated for his underground activities. Lwoff shared the 1965 Nobel Prize in Medicine and Physiology for work on the cellular genetic function of bacteria and its influence on viruses.

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