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Beadle

Beadle

1. A messenger or crier of a court; a servitor; one who cites or bids persons to appear and answer; called also an apparitor or summoner.

2. An officer in a university, who precedes public processions of officers and students.

in this sense the archaic spellings bedel (Oxford) and bedell (Cambridge) are preserved.

3. An inferior parish officer in England having a variety of duties, as the preservation of order in church service, the chastisement of petty offenders, etc.

Origin: oe. Bedel, bidel, budel, OF. Bedel, f. Bedeau, fr. OHG. Butil, putil, g. Buttel, fr. OHG. Biotan, g. Bieten, to bid, confused with as. Bydel, the same word as OHG. Butil. See. Bid.


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Molecular gene (genome) concept scientifically untenable

... - the genes - are strung together in one-dimensional array along the chromosomes, the threadlike bodies in the nucleus of the cell. George Beadle and Edward Tatum during the late 1930s and early 1940s established the connection between genes and metabolism. They proposed the “one gene, ...

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Sun Apr 22, 2007 12:16 pm
 
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... medicine) he came up with the protein and nucleid acid sequencing (dideoxy, the one still used now with improvement in sequencers) methods -Beadle and Tatum, I found this -DNA profiling and fingerprinting, doing that all day on bacteria How boring!

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Tue Nov 29, 2005 8:02 pm
 
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