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The Joshua Lederberg Papers

Title:
Letter from G. H. Bergold to Joshua Lederberg Annotation pdf (127,455 Bytes) ocr (2,876 Bytes)
Letter from G. H. Bergold to Joshua Lederberg
Number of Image Pages:
2 (127,455 Bytes)
Date:
1953-10-15 (October 15, 1953)
Creator:
Bergold, G. H.
Recipient:
Lederberg, Joshua
Rights:
This item is in the public domain. It may be used without permission.
Relation:
Lederberg Grouping: Correspondence B
Box Number: 6
Folder Number: 124
Unique Identifier:
BBACJU
Accession Number:
5
Document Type:
Letters (correspondence)
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Correspondence, 1935-2002
SubSeries: 1947-1953
Folder: Bergold, G. H.
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2006-04-25
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Annotation by Joshua Lederberg:
KW: transovarial viruses; my question hard to answer; P-33;

Your questions of the kind of trans-ovarial transmission of insect
viruses cannot be answered clearly at present. As a matter of fact it is
our chief headache to obtain absolute disease-free insect strains. A
..... I understand and
appreciate enormously your interest in these questions in connection with
cytoplasmic inheritance. I may add that I had several rather serious
quarrels with Dr. Lwoff about this point. After reading your very
excellent review on this matter (Physiol Reviews, Vol. 42: 403:
1952) I was very highly impressed by your "biological viewpoint".
 You Seem to be one of the very few scientists who know and respect biology