From Pneumonia to DNA: The Research Career of Oswald T. Avery
In this article, Amsterdamska uses Avery and his research on bacterial transformation as a case study to assess how different
evidential contexts, institutional practices, and ideologies impact the scope and nature of scientific research.
Number of Image Pages:
40 (3,926,175 Bytes)
Periodical: Amsterdamska, Olga. "From Pneumonia to DNA: The Research Career of Oswald T. Avery." Historical Studies in the Physical
and Biological Sciences 24, part 1 (1993): 1-40. Article. 40 Images.
University of California Press
Reproduced with permission of University of California Press.
Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Bacterial Typing Techniques
After the Discovery: The Transforming Principle's Reception by the Scientific Community