Letter from Frank Press, National Academy of Sciences to Marshall W. Nirenberg


Title:
Letter from Frank Press, National Academy of Sciences to Marshall W. Nirenberg
Description:
Press, President of the National Academy of Sciences, provides an update on the release from exile of Soviet scientist Andrei Sakharov and remains hopeful that formal relations with the Soviet Academy are possible. Press notes that in press interviews Sakharov "attributed his release from exile to the role of Western academies," making Sakharov's return to Moscow and his scientific work a "reason for rejoicing."
Extent:
2 pages
Date Created:
6 January 1987
Creator:
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.) and Press, Frank (Frank Press)
Recipient:
Nirenberg, Marshall W.
Right Type:
Permission Granted - No Conditions
Right Statement:
Reproduced with permission of Frank Press.
Profiles in Science ID:
JJBBRX
NLM ID:
101584910X289
Genre:
Letters (correspondence)
Language:
English
Format:
Text
Location:
Box: 16. Folder: 19