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The Michael Heidelberger Papers

Title:
Letter from Jacques Loeb to Michael Heidelberger pdf (22,202 Bytes)
Letter from Jacques Loeb to Michael Heidelberger
Description:
Here the physiologist Jacques Loeb (1859-1924) congratulated Heidelberger in his and Avery's discovery that type-specific antigens of pneumococcus bacteria are polysaccharides. Loeb predicted that Avery's and Heidelberger's achievement "may turn immunology into a new and most fertile direction."
Item is handwritten.
Number of Image Pages:
1 (22,202 Bytes)
Date Supplied:
1923
Creator:
Loeb, Jacques
Recipient:
Heidelberger, Michael
Rights:
This item is in the public domain. It may be used without permission.
Exhibit Category:
The Making of an Immunologist: Heidelberger's Years at the Rockefeller Institute, 1912-1927
Box Number: 2
Folder Number: 2
Unique Identifier:
DHBBKQ
Document Type:
Letters (correspondence)
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: MS C 245a (second finding aid)
SubSeries: Correspondence, 1920-1991 (bulk 1956-1989)
Folder: [Letters], 1920-1927
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2006-06-12
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