N. Dobrovolskaya-Zavadskaya and the Discovery of the T gene1

N. Dobrovolskaya-Zavadskaya and the Discovery of the T gene1 Russian Journal of Developmental Biology, Vol. 32, No. 3, 2001, pp. 192–195.From Ontogenez, Vol. 32, No. 3, 2001, pp. 234–237. Original English Text Copyright © 2001 by Korzh. HISTORY OF SCIENCE N. Dobrovolskaya-Zavadskaya and the Discovery of the T gene V. P. Korzh The Institute of Molecular Agrobiology, 1 Research Link, National University of Singapore, 117604 Singapore e-mail: vlad@ima.org.sg Nadezhda Alexandrovna Dobrovolskaya was born another Russian emigré and one of the pioneers of in Kiev on September 13, 1878. She studied medicine developmental genetics, who was working mainly in in Saint Petersburg where in the early 1900s, she France. Boris Ephrussi established a culture of cells became one of the best known women surgeons. After from T mice demonstrating that this lethal mutation the First World War started in 1914, she joined the Rus- affects only some cell lineages (Ephrussi, 1933, 1935). sian army and worked in military hospitals until 1917, The second person who obtained the Bra strain from when the revolution dramatically changed the fate of Dobrovolskaya-Zavadskaya was Prof. L.C. Dunn Russia and all Russians. At the end of civil war she was (1893–1974) in New York, USA. working in the hospital in the army of General http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Russian Journal of Developmental Biology Springer Journals

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