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Dear Jacek,
The news about Martin Gorovsky passing away is really saddening. I met 
him long time ago  during my first post-doc,s in  Iowa University and 
Wesleyan University in 1968. I always have admired his discoveries on 
tetrahymena nuclear apparatus.
I remember his lectures on many inetrnational conpherences; the whole 
ciliate community will be missing  important ciliate molecular 
biologist.
With sorrow
Maria Jerka-Dziadosz











W dniu 2019-10-24 04:53, Jacek Gaertig napisaƂ(a):
> Dear Ciliate Researchers:
> 
> I am forwarding very sad news from Jody Bowen about the passing away
> of Marty Gorovsky. His studies led to many fundamental contributions
> in cell and molecular biology based on ciliate models, including
> groundbreaking discoveries on chromatin and genome organization. I had
> an honor and privilege to be among his many trainees. Marty was a
> wonderful mentor. It is a huge loss to our community.
> 
> Jacek Gaertig
> 
>> Begin forwarded message:
>> 
>> FROM: "Jody LaRose" <[log in to unmask]>
>> 
>> SUBJECT: RE: SAD NEWS
>> 
>> DATE: October 23, 2019 at 8:38:16 PM EDT
>> 
>> TO: "Jacek Gaertig" <[log in to unmask]>
>> 
>> It is with great sadness that I write to tell the Ciliate community
>> that
>> Marty Gorovsky died of a heart attack yesterday. His wife Joyce
>> said they
>> will not be having a service but the family is gathering together.
>> Marty had
>> been having some health issues for a while. Joyce asked that I let
>> his
>> friends know since she did not have contact information. Her
>> address is
>> 6102 Westover Way, Somerset, NJ 08873. For more than 45 years Marty
>> was my
>> teacher, boss, friend and support system--a great researcher and so
>> much
>> more. It is hard to believe that he is gone.
>> Jody Bowen