Nobel laureate Sir John Gurdon’s sixth grade report card: “sheer waste of time”

Below is a copy of Sir John Gurdon’s sixth grade report card in biology. Gurdon was awarded the 2012 Nobel Prize for physiology or medicine, with Shinya Yamanaka, for their discovery that adult cells can be transformed into pluripotent (stem) cells. The full story is available here:

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/science/science-news/9594351/Sir-John-Gurdon-Nobel-Prize-winner-was-too-stupid-for-science-at-school.html

 

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