Chargaff, Erwin

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Erwin, Austrian-U.S. biochemist, 1905–.
Chargaff rule - in double-stranded DNA the content of adenine residues equals the number of thymine and the number of cytosine equals the number of guanine.
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Erwin Chargaff has put it eloquently: "This world is given to us on loan.
8) They were also aware of the studies of Erwin Chargaff, a biochemist, who, in 1951, announced that "the arrangement of nitrogen bases in DNA varied widely, but the amount of certain bases always occurred in a one-to-one ratio.
Erwin Chargaff, a world-renowned bio-chemist, mused: