The Oswald T. Avery Collection
The Transformation of Genetics by DNA: An Anniversary Celebration of Avery, MacLeod and McCarty (1944)
In this article, Lederberg marked the fiftieth anniversary of the 1944 paper by Avery, MacLeod, and McCarty and the opening of the field of genetics.
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1994-02 (February 1994)
Lederberg, Joshua. "The Transformation of Genetics by DNA: An Anniversary Celebration of Avery, MacLeod and McCarty (1944)." Genetics 136, 2 (February 1994): 423-426. Article. 4 Images.
Genetics Society of America
Reproduced with permission of the Genetics Society of America.
Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
History of Medicine
DNA as the "Stuff of Genes": The Discovery of the Transforming Principle, 1940-1944
After the Discovery: The Transforming Principle's Reception by the Scientific Community
Commentary on Avery and His Work, 1944-2005
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National Institutes of Health
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