Thanks for your letter and for your note. As you will see from the enclosed "Third Power Footnote", I agree of course
with your calculation, but I do not agree with your interpretation of our footnote. This is evidently due to the contraction
in our footnote of an argument which should have been given in more detail.
Both your note and mine should help to clarify possible misunderstanding, and I assume that both could appear in a same issue
of the J. Mol. Biol. If we decide to publish them.
I am sending a copy of the "Third Power" one to Jef and to Jean-Pierre. I suppose they would agree to sign it with
P.-S. - I am also dreaming about various navigations. Will you be at the meeting in London in December? I hope to go, and
see you there.
P.-S. 2 - What is your present estimate of the life expectancy of the Salk?