Barbara McClintock (June 16, 1902 - September 2, 1992)

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McClintock was a scientist and one of the world's most distinguished geneticists. She won the 1983 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, as stated by the Hartford Courant. McClintock earned her doctoral in botany from Cornell University, where she was a leader in the development of maize... Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Archives