George Beadle at work in his lab at Stanford.
George Beadle had successful research careers in corn and Drosophila genetics, before starting the field of Neurospora research.
Young George Beadle, around 1908.
Edward Tatum and George Beadle used Neurospora to prove that "one gene makes one protein." Tatum also had a role in starting bacterial genetics.
The Rockefeller Foundation funded Beadle's experiments. This 1943 letter is a progress report Beadle wrote to the Rockefeller President.
George Beadle at the Nobel Awards ceremonies.
Stanford-Binet Test, Feeblemindedness
Patrick Brown works with microarrays at Stanford University.
Young George Beadle (1958 winner of the Nobel Prize for Medicine), with his father and sister, 1914.
Joshua Lederberg discovered bacterial recombination and started a new field of research.