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The Joshua Lederberg Papers

Title:
Yale University, Boyner Center for Molecular Biology. "Dr. Joshua Lederberg will present the sixth lecture: 'Emerging Microbial Diseases: Issues for Concern; Strategies for Prevention and Containment'." Annotation
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Description:
The lecture was given on February 17, 1998. The photograph below the announcement is of a commemorative plaque in the archway of Yale University's Osborn Botanical Laboratory which reads: IN THIS BUILDING WERE PERFORMED IN 1946, THE HISTORIC EXPERIMENTS OF JOSHUA LEDERBERG. THEN A YALE GRADUATE STUDENT, AND EDWARD L. TATUM, THEN A YALE PROFESSOR, WHICH DESCRIBED FOR THE FIRST TIME THE PHENOMENON OF GENETIC RECOMBINATION IN BACTERIA. THIS FINDING, WHICH REVOLUTIONIONIZED BIO-CHEMICAL GENETICS AND HELPED TO ESTABLISH THE SCIENCE OF MOLECULAR BIOLOGY, LED TO A SHARED AWARD OF THE NOBEL PRIZE IN MEDICINE AND PHYSIOLOGY IN 1958.
Number of Image Pages:
1 (86,817 Bytes)
Date:
Unknown
Creator:
Yale University. Boyner Center for Molecular Medicine
Curie Institute
Source:
Lederberg UI: Q165
Rights:
Courtesy of Joshua Lederberg.
Relation:
Lederberg Grouping: Miscellaneous Unpublished Text
Box Number: 3
Folder Number: 13
Unique Identifier:
BBGAIF
Accession Number:
28
Document Type:
Announcements
Language:
English
Format:
image/jpeg
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Photographs
Folder: General Photographs
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2006-03-21
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Annotation by Joshua Lederberg:
KW:  Boyner Center for Molecular Medicine;Osborn Labs. plaque;
Lecture was given Feb 17, 1998; Q-165;

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