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The Oswald T. Avery Collection

Title:
[Roy C. Avery]
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Description:
Roy Avery was a bacteriologist at the Vanderbilt School of Medicine. In 1943, in a letter from his brother Oswald, he became one of the first individuals outside the Rockefeller Institute to learn that DNA was genetic material.
Number of Image Pages:
1 (223,825 Bytes)
Date Supplied:
1940s
Creator:
Unknown
Source:
Original Repository: History of Medicine Division. Prints and Photographs Collection
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IHM Order Number: B02067
Rights:
Courtesy of The History of Medicine Division. Prints and Photographs Collection.
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Exhibit Categories:
Biographical Information
DNA as the "Stuff of Genes": The Discovery of the Transforming Principle, 1940-1944
Unique Identifier:
CCBBDC
Document Type:
Photographic prints
Portraits
Format:
image/jpeg
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2010-06-03
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