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Mahlon Hoagland; biologist codiscovered transfer RNA

Dr. Mahlon Hoagland, shown at his Vermont home, discovered amino-acid activation. Dr. Mahlon Hoagland, shown at his Vermont home, discovered amino-acid activation. (Jennifer Hauck/Valley News)
By Jack Nicas
Globe Correspondent / September 25, 2009

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Correction: Because of a reporting error, the obituary for Dr. Mahlon Hoagland on Friday misstated the year of his first marriage. It was in 1943. (Full article: 916 words)

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