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Anne McLaren
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Born in Conwy, North Wales
Born on 26th of April 1927
Died on 7th of July 2007

Born 1927 - British developmental biologist and geneticist.

Best known for her work in reproductive biology, developmental biology, embryology, genetics and immunology. Predicted the technique now known as in-vitro cloning. First woman to serve as officer of Royal Society. Elected FRS in 1975, receiving its gold medal in 1990. Created DBE in 1990.

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