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Sanger

 [sang´er]
Margaret H. (1883–1966). Founder of the American birth control movement. Her early practice among poor families in New York City led her to recognize the relationship between overpopulation, high infant and maternal mortality, and poverty. As a result she began publishing information on contraception and opened the nation's first birth control clinic.

San·ger

(sang'ĕr),
Frederick, 20th-century English biochemist and twice Nobel laureate,. See: Sanger reagent, Sanger method.
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Born in 1918, Sanger studied natural sciences at St John's College Cambridge and graduated in 1940 after specialising in biochemistry.
Unusual for someone of his stature, Sanger spent his entire career in a laboratory.
Sanger comments extensively on the Obama administration's use of drones, which he maintains is substantial.
Sanger also reveals that during his last year in office, Bush was briefed on a plan to sabotage Iran's secret nuclear facility outside Qom by planting hidden equipment in the cement pads that would seal the entrance.
Sanger makes clear that Stuxnet was inserted by the United States only in the Natanz control computer.
As a result of the muddle Sanger made of her original arguments for birth control, her legacy--and the legacy of the movement for birth control in the US--has become tainted, perhaps irreparably so.
Sanger said the arch would help the historic district and the city as a whole.
Sanger said: "We cover from the Borders to South Yorkshire and we cover Sheffield and Manchester from our Leeds office.
Addressing Sanger he said, "Get your facts corrected, I have never double-dealt".
It has now been revealed that insurers were ringing round for intensive care (ICU) beds for Mr Sanger from last Thursday, but were told there was not a single one to be had in North Wales or English hospitals close to the Welsh border.
Sanger is the co-founder of Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia that has mushroomed into one of the Web's most astonishing successes, with 1.
The BigDye[R] XTerminator[TM] Purification Kit addresses the often cumbersome purification or 'cleanup' step in the Sanger Sequencing worldlow to produce higher quality DNA sequence data faster and with significantly fewer steps than other purification methods.