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The Joshua Lederberg Papers

Title:
Letter from Joshua Lederberg to Leon H. Kass Annotation pdf (68,959 Bytes) ocr (1,627 Bytes)
Letter from Joshua Lederberg to Leon H. Kass
Description:
Item is a photocopy.
Number of Image Pages:
1 (68,959 Bytes)
Date:
1967-10-09 (October 9, 1967)
Creator:
Lederberg, Joshua
Recipient:
Kass, Leon H.
Rights:
This item is in the public domain. It may be used without permission.
Relation:
Lederberg Grouping: SAM Science and Man Series
Box Number: 112
Folder Number: 40
Unique Identifier:
BBGGLT
Accession Number:
100
Document Type:
Letters (correspondence)
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Writings
SubSeries: Science and Man
SubSubSeries: Correspondence with Non-Publishers/Distributors
Folder: Letters of Comment
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2005-04-07
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Annotation by Joshua Lederberg:
Node:  Leon Kass, appointed August 2001 by Pres. GW Bush to chair
federal commission on stem cells, cloning, etc.  Cf numerous NAS studies
he chaired;  See NYTimes 8/11/01;
added note: in US News-World Report for 2/11/02 he is quoted as having said that
my column had "changed his life" - [my] "casual treatment had horrified
him";

KW:  re biological interventions as tampering; algeny; SAM-64

jl 8/11/01  2/18/02