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Stanford geneticist Leonard Herzenberg dies

Original post made on Nov 13, 2013

Leonard Herzenberg, a retired geneticist whose discoveries are said to have kept thousands of people alive, died Oct. 27 at Stanford University Hospital, where he had been since Oct. 8 after suffering a severe stroke. He was 81.

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Posted by Clark Kepler
a resident of Menlo Park
on Nov 13, 2013 at 10:44 am

I'm sorrowed to learn of Len's death. A real loss for friends and community. He was a great and generous man.

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Posted by Hmmm
a resident of East Palo Alto
on Nov 15, 2013 at 11:43 am

Hmmm is a registered user.

I used to see Dr. Herzenberg around town. My condolences to his loved ones and the scientific community for their loss.