Kary Mullis, fully Kary Banks Mullis

Kary
Mullis, fully Kary Banks Mullis
1944

American Biochemist, AUthor and Lecturer, Awarded Nobel Prize in Chemistry, Japan Prize, John Scott Legacy Medal and Premium

Author Quotes

Law shuttles between freeing us and enslaving us.

We were fortunate to have the Russians as our childhood enemies. We practiced hiding under our desks in case they had the temerity to drop a nuclear weapon.

Do we care about these people that are HIV-positive whose lives have been ruined? Those are the people I'm the most concerned about. Every night I think about this.

My mother would give my brothers and me a pile of catalogues and let us pick what we wanted for Christmas.

You can't ask your pharmacist to stock larger quantities of potassium nitrate because you want to make a bigger rocket.

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.

PCR made it easier to see that certain people are infected with HIV.

You make observations, write theories to fit them, try experiments to disprove the theories and, if you can't, you've got something.

Fish don?t know much about water, and people didn?t know much about air.

People don't realize that molecules themselves are somewhat hypothetical, and that their interactions are more so, and that the biological reactions are even more so.

Author Picture
First Name
Kary
Last Name
Mullis, fully Kary Banks Mullis
Birth Date
1944
Bio

American Biochemist, AUthor and Lecturer, Awarded Nobel Prize in Chemistry, Japan Prize, John Scott Legacy Medal and Premium