Report of Drs. Avery and Horsfall: Study on the Chemical Nature of the Substance Inducing Transformation of Specific Types
of Pneumococcus (Avery and McCarty)
This report to the Board of Directors at the Rockefeller Hospital focused on the work of Avery, MacLeod, McCarty, and others
on transformation. Although their findings on the transforming principle would not be published for one more year, most of
the basic experimental information was accumulated and summarized in this report. The report includes a brief history of the
scientific research on bacterial transformation conducted by Avery and others.
Item is a photocopy.
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1943-04-17 (April 17, 1943)
Scientific Report to the Corporation and the Board of Scientific Directors of the Research Institute 31 (1942-43): 143-175
Original Repository: Rockefeller Archive Center
Reproduced with permission of the Rockefeller Archive Center.