Clayton Oscar Person Genetics

Geneticist: International authority on genetics of host-parasite relations

The Story

Person was educated in Saskatoon and Alberta. He became an expert on the genetics of host-parasite relations, and his theoretical methods have been widely applied in the management of parasitic diseases in agriculture and forestry.

Sources: The Canadian Encyclopedia 1988

The Person

Birthdate
May 16, 1922
Birthplace
Regina, Saskatchewan
Date of Death
August 31, 1990
Place of Death
Vancouver, BC
Status
Deceased
Degrees
  • BA U. Saskatchewan
  • MS U. Saskatchewan
  • PhD U. Alberta
Awards
  • BC Science Council Gold Medal, 1981
  • Royal Society of Canada Flavelle Medal, 1982
  • Genetics Society of Canada Award of Excellence, 1982
  • Order of Canada, 1986
Last Updated
September 17, 2001
Popularity
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