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A Legacy of Ingenuity: Har Gobind Khorana

Special | 50m 55s

Aseem Ansari, Professor, Department of Biochemistry, UW-Madison Professor Aseem Ansari tells about Professor Har Gobind Khorana who won the Nobel Prize 40 years ago. He cracked the genetic code and was the first to synthesize a gene. Ansari also discusses the Khorana Scholars Program created to honor the tradition of ingenuity and collaboration between India and the United States.

Aired: 09/17/08

Rating: TV-G

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