- Name: Kary Mullis
- Born: 12/28/1944
- Died: 08/07/2019 (74 years old)
Kary Banks Mullis (December 28, 1944– August 7, 2019) was an American biochemist. In recognition of his invention of the polymerase chain reaction (PCR) technique, he shared the 1993 Nobel Prize in Chemistry with Michael Smith and was awarded the Japan Prize in the same year. His invention became a central technique in biochemistry and molecular biology, described by The New York Times as “highly original and significant, virtually dividing biology into the two epochs of before PCR and after PCR.”
Birth Name: Kary Banks Mullis
Alias: Kary Banks Mullis
Birth Place: Lenoir, North Carolina, U.S.
Death Place: Newport Beach, California, U.S.
Kary Mullis quotes :
Each of us have things and thoughts and descriptions of an amazing universe in our possession that kings in the 17th Century would have gone to war to possess.Kary Mullis