These remarks are transcribed and are an extension of the views presented in Marshall Nirenberg's "Preliminary notes
for speech given at the Lasker Awards luncheon." Nirenberg adds, "The major point is that it should be possible in
the future to synthesize genetic messages and use them to program cells. It seems likely that man eventually be able to instruct
his own cells, and ultimately, influence his own evolution."
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Nirenberg, Marshall W.
Reproduced with permission of Marshall W. Nirenberg.
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Translating the Code of Life and the Nobel Prize, 1962-1968
[Preliminary notes for speech given at the Lasker Awards luncheon] [ca. 21 November 1968]