Edward Murray East
1879 – 1938
Who was Edward Murray East?
Edward Murray East was an American plant geneticist, botanist and agronomist. He is known for his experiments that led to the development of hybrid corn. He worked at the Bussey Institute of Harvard University where he performed a key experiment showing the outcome of crosses between lines that differ in a quantitative trait.
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- Oct 4, 1879
United States of America
- United States of America
- University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
- Nov 9, 1938
on July 23, 2013
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