Authorised form of nameMcLaren; Dame; Anne Laura Dorinthea (1927 - 2007)
ForenamesAnne Laura Dorinthea
Dates1927 - 2007
Dates and placesBirth:
London, England (26 April 1927)
07 July 2007
ActivityResearch Field:
Reproductive biology
BSc in zoology (Oxford); doctorate, Oxford (1952)
Joined the Institute of Animal Genetics at the University of Edinburgh (1959-1974); MRC, London; Principal Research Associate Wellcome/Cancer Rersearch Campaign Institute, Cambridge; European Woman Scientist of the Year (2001); awarded the Japan Prize in the category of "Developmental Biology" with Dr Andrzej K Tarkowski of Republic of Poland by the Science and Technology Foundation of Japan (April 2002) for pioneering work on mammalian embyonic development.
DBE 1993
Royal Society activityMembership:
Election Date:
Royal Medal 1990
1985-1987, 1991-1996; For Sec 1991-1996 (first female Foreign Secretary); VP
RelationshipsMarried Dr Michie 1952, divorced 1959. Son and two daughters
Published works'Mammalian Chimaeras' (1976); 'Germ Cells and Soma: A New Look at an old Problem' (1980)
Virtual International Authority File
Royal Society codeNA1981
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1975/19McLaren, Anne Laura: certificate of election to the Royal Society
IM/002892McLaren, Dame Anne Laura1991
IM/GA/RGRS/7998McLaren, Dame Anne Laura1977
IM/GA/GRS/8577McLaren, Dame Anne Laura1991
P/0258Portrait of McLaren, Anne Laura Dorinthea2010
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