Sex in Bacteria and Viruses


Title:
Sex in Bacteria and Viruses
Creator:
Luria, S. E. (Salvador Edward), 1912-1991
Date:
February 1948
Description:
In this brief article, Luria reviewed recent work on bacterial and viral mutation by Alfred Hershey, Joshua Lederberg, and Edward Tatum, and discussed the evolutionary importance of sex for bacteria and viruses.
Periodical:
The Scientific Monthly
Publisher:
American Association for the Advancement of Science
Rights:
Reprinted with permission from Luria, Salvador E. "Sex in Bacteria and Viruses." The Scientific Monthly 66, 2 (February 1948): 159-162. Copyright 1948 AAAS., Readers may view, browse, and/or download material for temporary copying purposes only, provided these uses are for non-commercial personal purposes. Except as provided by law, this material may not be further reproduced, distributed, transmitted, modified, adapted, performed, displayed, published or sold in whole or in part, without prior written permission from the publisher., and http://www.sciencemag.org/
Genre:
Articles
Subject:
Bacteriophages and Genetics, Microbial
Format:
Text
Extent:
4 pages
Language:
English
Legacy Source Citation:
Periodical. Luria, Salvador E. "Sex in Bacteria and Viruses." The Scientific Monthly 66, 2 (February 1948): 159-162. Article. 4 Images.. The Scientific Monthly
Legacy ID:
QLBBKN
NLM ID:
101584611X155
Profiles Collection:
The Salvador E. Luria Papers
Story Section:
Genetics Lessons from Bacteriophage, 1938-1944