17/06/1920 French biologist François Jacob is born
Francois Jacob (The Central Dogma, Gene Regulation)
DNA transcription and translation [HD animation]
Transcription and Translation
Transcription and Translation: From DNA to Protein
François Jacob was a French biologist who, together with Jacques Monod, originated the idea that control of enzyme levels in all cells occurs through regulation of transcription, a process in which a particular segment of DNA is copied into RNA by the enzyme RNA polymerase and used for the construction of a new protein. Jacob shared the 1965 Nobel Prize in Medicine with Jacques Monod and André Lwoff.
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