In this article, Geissler provided an overview of the century of scientific inquiry that followed Johann Friederich Miescher's
discovery of DNA in 1868. The article included a considerable section on the work conducted in Avery's lab in the 1930s
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Periodical: Geissler, Erhard. "Vom Transformierenden Prinzip zur 'Hi-Fi-DNS'." Wissenschaft und Fortschritt 12, (1969):
564-568. Article. 5 Images.
Reproduced with permission of Erhard Geissler.
Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Shifting Focus: Early Work on Bacterial Transformation, 1928-1940
DNA as the "Stuff of Genes": The Discovery of the Transforming Principle, 1940-1944