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REF NO.: 215

SUBJECT: Nobel Prize winner to speak at Memorial

DATE: May 18,2011

On Tuesday, May 24, a Nobel prize winning scientist will offer a public lecture at Memorial University.           
            Dr. Sidney Altman, is one of this year’s honorary degree recipients, and is a Sterling Professor of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology at Yale University.
            His talk, titled The Origin of Life, will take place at 2 p.m. in Innovation Hall, room 2001 in the Bruneau Centre for Research and Innovation.

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