Anne McLaren (1927–2007)

Anne McLaren (1927–2007) ISSN 1062-3604, Russian Journal of Developmental Biology, 2008, Vol. 39, No. 2, pp. 125–126. © Pleiades Publishing, Inc., 2008. Original Russian Text © S.G. Vasetzky, A.P. Dyban, A.V. Zelenin, 2008, published in Ontogenez, 2008, Vol. 39, No. 2, pp. 155–156. LOSSES OF SCIENCE DOI: 10.1134/S1062360408020100 On July 7, 2007, Anne McLaren, an outstanding from manipulations with blastomeres of different embryologist and geneticist, Fellow of the Royal Soci- mouse strains made her internationally recognized. ety, Foreign Member of the Russian Academy of Sci- Two her brilliant books, Mammalian Chimaeras (1976) ences, and long-term editor of our journal, died at the and Germ Cells and Soma (1981), also contributed to it. age 80 in a car crash on the way from Cambridge to The former book was translated into Russian and rap- London. idly became a bibliographic rarity. Anne McLaren was born in 1927 in North Wales in In 1992, McLaren left the University College and an aristocratic family of famous industrialist Henry continued her scientific carrier in Cambridge. McLaren, 2nd Baron Aberconway. According to The In the recent years, she focused on differentiation Times, the family had interest in liberal politics and and development of germ cells, which she described Russian Journal of Developmental Biology Springer Journals

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