Spencer Wells American geneticist who served as director of the National Geographic Society’s Genographic Project. He was the 2007 recipient of the Kistler Prize for human genetic and social research. Early life After graduating from the University of Texas at Austin (B.A.) and Harvard University (Ph.D.), he completed postdoctoral work in biology at Stanford […]

Alec Jeffreys Geneticist who contributed to the field of forensic science by developing advanced DNA profiling and fingerprinting methods. Early life He studied biochemistry at Merton College, Oxford and subsequently accepted a research fellowship at the University of Amsterdam. Trivia He taught genetics courses at the University of Leicester. Family of Alec Jeffreys He […]