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The Joshua Lederberg Papers

Title:
Letter from Joshua Lederberg to H. O. Smith Annotation pdf (43,310 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Joshua Lederberg to H. O. Smith
Description:
Item is handwritten. Item is a photocopy.
Number of Image Pages:
1 (43,310 Bytes)
Date:
1979-03-01 (March 1, 1979)
Creator:
Lederberg, Joshua
Recipient:
Smith, H. O.
Rights:
This item is in the public domain. It may be used without permission.
Relation:
Lederberg Grouping: Correspondence E
Box Number: 37
Folder Number: 67
Unique Identifier:
BBARZQ
Accession Number:
80
Document Type:
Letters (correspondence)
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Correspondence, 1935-2002
SubSeries: 1978-1984
Folder: Smith, H. O.
Transcript:
Dr. H.O. Smith
[stamped, MAR 1 1979]
polynucleotides as mutagnes [sic]
I certainly enjoyed your article.
Have you thought whether we should have any concern about adverse mutagenic effects as a human health hazard? What size sequences would be pertinent? liposomal encapsulation as special hazard? (as many people are now using for cell transformation).
J.L.
Enc
p81
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2007-01-10
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Annotation by Joshua Lederberg:
KW:  polynucleotides as mutagens; P-81; health hazard?;
cf his Nobel Prize lecture; [site-specific mutagenesis];

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