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Mark Winton Woods

biologist , educator.

Mark Winton Woods, American biologist, educator. Served with United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1945.; Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science; member Phytopathol. Society American, American Association Cancer Research, American Society Biological Chemists, Washington, New York academics science, Sigma Xi, Phi Kappa Phi, Alpha Zeta, Alpha Tau Omega.

Background

Woods, Mark Winton was born on October 15, 1908 in Takoma Park, District of Columbia. Son of Albert Frederick and Bertha Gerneaux (Davis) Woods.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Maryland., 1931, Master of Science, 1933, Doctor of Philosophy., 1936.

Career

From instructor plant pathology to associate professor of University Maryland., 1936-1947. Biologist National Cancer Institute, 1947-1973, retired, 1973, special research metabolism cancer, hereditary properties mitochondria, cell responses to plant viruses.

Membership

Served with United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1945. Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science. Member Phytopathol. Society American, American Association Cancer Research, American Society Biological Chemists, Washington, New York academics science, Sigma Xi, Phi Kappa Phi, Alpha Zeta, Alpha Tau Omega.

Connections

Married Vera Lorraine Klein, December 23, 1933. Children: Judith Patricia, Mark Alvin.

father:
Albert Frederick Woods

mother:
Bertha Gerneaux (Davis) Woods

spouse:
Vera Lorraine Klein

children:
Judith Patricia Woods

Mark Alvin Woods