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The Joshua Lederberg Papers

Title:
Letter from Joshua Lederberg to T. P. King Annotation pdf (33,223 Bytes) transcript of pdf
Letter from Joshua Lederberg to T. P. King
Description:
Item is handwritten. Item is a photocopy.
Number of Image Pages:
1 (33,223 Bytes)
Date:
1982-01-07 (January 7, 1982)
Creator:
Lederberg, Joshua
Recipient:
King, T. P.
Rights:
This item is in the public domain. It may be used without permission.
Relation:
Lederberg Grouping: No Epoch
Box Number: 121
Folder Number: 46
Unique Identifier:
BBGMDZ
Accession Number:
122
Document Type:
Letters (correspondence)
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Public Service
SubSeries: Biological & Chemical Warfare Prevention
SubSubSeries: Lederberg Subject Files
Folder: State Department, 1978-1983
Transcript:
T.P. King
1/7/82
Toxic pollens
In your reading on allergens have you encountered any examples of direct toxins in pollens?
Are there any evolutionary speculations why pollens should be so notoriously allergenic? Or is it just access to mucosa of any proteinaceous dust?
Josh
sent 1/7/83
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2006-12-01
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Annotation by Joshua Lederberg:
KW:  toxic pollens; re Yellow Rain;

jl 10/6/02