This article, which contained no data, represents a departure from McClintock's previous published work, which had been
based primarily on empirical data collected during research. It demonstrated again her fascination with the fundamental theoretical
and philosophical problems of genetics.
Item is a photocopy.
Number of Image Pages:
12 (1,246,132 Bytes)
Periodical: McClintock, Barbara. "The Origin and Behavior of Mutable Loci in Maize." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
of the United States of America 36, (1950): 344-355. Article. 12 Images.
National Academy Press
Reproduced with permission of the Barbara McClintock Papers, American Philosophical Society.
Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Crossing Over, Genetic
Controlling Elements: Cold Spring Harbor, 1942-1967
Mutable Loci in Maize (1951)
Letter from Barbara McClintock to Marcus M. Rhoades (March 9, 1950)