Authorised form of nameLythgoe; Basil (1913 - 2009)
Dates1913 - 2009
Place of birthLeigh, Lancashire, England
Date of birth18/08/1913
Date of death18/04/2009
Emeritus Professor of Organic Chemistry in the University of Leeds;
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election20/03/1958
Age at election44
Royal Society codeNA4484
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
IM/002843Lythgoe, Basil1958
RR/67/49Referee's report by Albert Charles Chibnall, on a paper 'The lipochromes and sterols of the algal classes' by P W Carter, Ian Morris Heilbron and Basil Lythgoe29 August 1939
EC/1958/18Lythgoe, Basil: certificate of election to the Royal Society
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