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date: 22 February 2020

Tait [née Wardropper; other married name Simpson], Sylvia Agnes Sophialocked

(1917–2003)
  • Iain MacIntyre

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Tait [née Wardropper; other married name Simpson], Sylvia Agnes Sophia (1917–2003), biochemist and endocrinologist, was born in Tumen, Siberia, on 8 January 1917, the daughter of James William Wardropper, a Scottish agronomist, and his wife, Ludmila, a Russian who had graduated in mathematics from the ...

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Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society
(1849–)
Royal Society, London