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The Joshua Lederberg Papers

Title:
Letter from Theophilus S. Painter to Joshua Lederberg Annotation pdf (44,972 Bytes) ocr (555 Bytes)
Letter from Theophilus S. Painter to Joshua Lederberg
Number of Image Pages:
1 (44,972 Bytes)
Date:
1958-02-07 (February 7, 1958)
Creator:
Painter, Theophilus S.
Recipient:
Lederberg, Joshua
Rights:
Reproduced with permission of Theophilus S. Painter Jr.
Relation:
Lederberg Grouping: Correspondence C
Box Number: 13
Folder Number: 3
Unique Identifier:
BBALEJ
Accession Number:
19
Document Type:
Letters (correspondence)
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Correspondence, 1935-2002
SubSeries: 1953-1960
Folder: Painter, Theophilus S.
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2017-07-18
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Annotation by Joshua Lederberg:
Node: Painter, Theophilus; renowned cytologist; I believe he discovered
the giant chromosomes of Drosophila salivary gland; also notorious
for mis-counting human chromosomes as 2n=48, which stood until Tjio and Levan,
ca. 1955;  here in his capacity on NAS governing council;

KW: planetary quarantine; Q-37; exobiology;

XF:  Bronk;

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