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Oscar Miller (1925–2012)

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Science  23 Mar 2012:
Vol. 335, Issue 6075, pp. 1457
DOI: 10.1126/science.1220681

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Oscar Lee Miller Jr. died on 28 January 2012 in Charlottesville, Virginia, at the age of 86. He was a “magician” of molecular cytology, whose stunning views of active genes provided new insights into gene expression. His important glimpses opened the doors for exploring numerous fundamental questions about chromosomes.