He also shared 1/3 of the 1965 Nobel Peace Prize with Andre Lwoff and Francois Jacob in physiology or medicine.
The lac operon, or the lactose operon, is a group of controlled genes concerned with the metabolism of lactose in E.
All cells contain a set of genes, which can be thought of as a set of instructions jacob monod hypothesis for making each of a very large number of proteins Lived 1902 - 1992.
What is the Lac Operon?
Research and Experimenting
1954- Jacob began a long collaboration with Ellie Wollman to establish the relationship between the prophage and genetic material of bacterium.