> <snip> > > 1950s-1960s > Worked out relationships between DNA, genes, and the proteins they produce.James D. Watson shared the Nobel > Prize in Medicine and Physiology for co-discovery of the structure of DNA, after which he pursued this work at > Harvard.
Cambridge, I thought. That's Cambridge, England; not Cambridge, Massachusetts. I'm ashamed to admit I cannot even remember the name of the woman who did the X-ray crystallography at one of the London colleges.
> 1954 > Performed the first human kidney transplant, launching the era of organ transplantation. Joseph E. Murray shared the > 1990 Nobel Prize in Medicine for this and subsequent work on preventing transplant rejection.
Surely a backward step. Now the latter-day Frankensteins cannot be stopped from carrying out their casual butchery. Hitler would be proud of them.