Letter from Theodore Melnechuk to Marshall W. Nirenberg


Title:
Letter from Theodore Melnechuk to Marshall W. Nirenberg
Description:
This letter from Theodore Melnechuk of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology includes a transcription of an interview with Sydney Brenner discussing the work of Marshall Nirenberg, Sydney Brenner, and Seymour Benzer in neurobiology. An abstract of Brenner's main points from his Warren Triennial Prize lecture, including his thoughts on the future of molecular biology, is followed by notes on his genetic work in neurobiology with nematodes and transmitter biochemistry, ascarids and neurophysiology, and his philosophy of science and genetics.
Extent:
11 pages
Date Created:
17 December 1968
Creator:
Melnechuk, Theodore (Theodore Melnechuk)
Recipient:
Nirenberg, Marshall W.
Right Type:
Permission Granted - No Conditions
Right Statement:
Reproduced with permission of Theodore Melnechuk.
Subject:
Neurobiology and Research Design
Profiles in Science ID:
JJBBLN
NLM ID:
101584910X178
Genre:
Letters (correspondence) and Transcripts
Language:
English
Format:
Text
Location:
Box: 15/18