Xiangzhong "Jerry" Yang
 


 

Age: 49



Summary: 
stem cell scientist who successfully cloned the first farm animal in the U.S. and was director of the Center for Regenerative Biology at the University of Connecticut, who in 1999 put UConn on the world's scientific map when a Holstein named Amy was born in Storrs and became the first cloned farm animal in the U.S.




Cause of Death: Cancer



Born: July 31, 1959


 
Died: February 5, 2009



Location:
Boston, Massachusetts