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The Joshua Lederberg Papers

Title:
Letter from Joshua Lederberg to DeWitt Stetten Jr. pdf (59,877 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Joshua Lederberg to DeWitt Stetten Jr.
Description:
Item is handwritten. Item is a photocopy.
Number of Image Pages:
1 (59,877 Bytes)
Date:
1973-03-18 (March 18, 1973)
Creator:
Lederberg, Joshua
Recipient:
Stetten, DeWitt Jr
National Institutes of Health (U.S.)
Rights:
This item is in the public domain. It may be used without permission.
Relation:
Lederberg Grouping: SAM Science and Man Series
Box Number: 111
Folder Number: 1
Unique Identifier:
BBGFYW
Accession Number:
100
Document Type:
Letters (correspondence)
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Poor
Series: Writings
SubSeries: Science and Man
Folder: S244: "The Scientific Study of Life" [Remarks on the Tenth Anniversary of the National Institute of General Medical Sciences, 1963-1973] (21 March 1973)
Transcript:
3/18/73 0600
NIGMS 3/73
Harv [?] --
I'm sorry I've been in the midst of preparing for a major site visit [mark to note, SUMEX Computer Facility (BRRB)] Friday and could not tear away to respond to your request for a precis of my talk Wednesday.
My remarks will follow the lines indicated, in the repint [sic] attached, but will also enlarge on the integrating of basic research and social policy, arenas like
pesticides and other environmental hazards; drug safety
nuclear energy
biological warfare -- intl. controls
abortion
malnutrition and early critical periods
genetic disease and prevention.
limits of biological expectation for war.
I will leave to Anderson and Thames the d[ . . . ]t of specific therapeutic and diagnostic aids.
Josh.
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2007-01-18
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