• Entry
  • Reader's guide
  • Entries A-Z
  • Subject index

Ames, Bruce (1928–)

Bruce Ames is the American biochemist and geneticist who developed the Ames test for chemical mutagens. This test made him a hero to environmentalists in the 1970s, but Ames has since changed his position on man-made chemicals. During the late 1980s, ...

Loading
  • Loading...
locked icon

Sign in to access this content

Get a 30 day FREE TRIAL

  • Watch videos from a variety of sources bringing classroom topics to life
  • Read modern, diverse business cases
  • Explore hundreds of books and reference titles