Marjorie Asmussen

 

 

Age: 54

 

Summary: population researcher known for her work with population genetics, the use of mathematical models to study phenomena such as natural selection and genetics, who was associate editor of Genetics, the publication of the Genetics Society of America.

 

 

Cause of Death: Struck and killed by a pickup truck while riding her bicycle

 

Born: June 28, 1949

 

Died: January 19, 2004

 

Location: Athens, Georgia