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06/09/1943 English biochemist Richard J. Roberts sis born

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Sir Richard J. Roberts - A Crime against Humanity (2015)

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Richard John Roberts: bacterias, laboratorios, vacunas y educación.

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Nobel Laureate Sir Richard Roberts PH.D.

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Residence Sir Richard J. Roberts " Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine" (5 Sep 14)

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Why You Should Love GMOs

He is famous because of his Discovery of introns. Introns are chunks of genes which don’t have meaning. They are removed during a process called gene-splicing, also discovered by Roberts. The remaining pieces (called exons) can be joined more than one way. Using splicing, the cell can make several different proteins from one gene.
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