This is Avery's "President's Address" to the Society of American Bacteriologists delivered in Baltimore in
December of 1941. In it, Avery chose not to discuss any of his work on bacterial transformation, a subject with which most
of the audience would have been familiar. Instead, he explored his interest in the physiologic determinants and products of
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1941-12 (December 1941)
Avery, Oswald T.
Original Repository: American Society for Microbiology. Archives
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Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Shifting Focus: Early Work on Bacterial Transformation, 1928-1940
Letter from Rene J. Dubos to L. S. McClung (June 2, 1955)