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The Marshall W. Nirenberg Papers
[Second and last summary of the genetic code]
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By 1966, Nirenberg announced that he had deciphered the 64 RNA codons for all 20 amino acids. This chart lists the correspondence between these codons and amino acids.
This image was obtained by scanning a color copy of the genetic code chart.
Item is a photocopy.
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Late 1965 or early 1966
Nirenberg, Marshall W.
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Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Translating the Code of Life and the Nobel Prize, 1962-1968
[First summary of the genetic code] (January 18, 1965)
Charts (graphic documents)
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U.S. National Library of Medicine
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National Institutes of Health
Department of Health & Human Services