Giuseppe M. Attardi, M.D.

Affiliations: 
Biology California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA 
Area:
Mitochondrial biogenesis, mitochondrial genetics
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Discovered heterogeneous nuclear RNA in avian and mammalian cells. Discovered mtDNA transcription in mammalian cells. Showed complete symmetrical transcription of mtDNA. Made early transcript maps.
First mammalian mtDNA-less cells were created in his laboratory. Established cellular models of mitochondrial diseases.

Parents

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Luigi Bucciante grad student 1941-1947 University of Padua
Melvin Cohn post-doc 1957-1959 Washington University (Chemistry Tree)
Renato Dulbecco post-doc 1959-1960 Caltech (Neurotree)
François Gros post-doc 1961-1962 (Chemistry Tree)

Children

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Joel A. Huberman grad student 1963-1967 Caltech (PombeTree)
Francesco Amaldi post-doc 1964-1967 Caltech (Neurotree)
Julio Montoya post-doc 1979-1983 Caltech
Ian Holt post-doc 1989-1990 Caltech
Anne Chomyn research scientist 1979-2007 Caltech
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