Letter from Francis Crick to James D. Watson and Marshall W. Nirenberg


Title:
Letter from Francis Crick to James D. Watson and Marshall W. Nirenberg
Description:
Crick here characterized his contribution to the elucidation of the genetic code as that of "a collator of information rather than a producer," a theoretician rather than an experimentalist. Moreover, he underlined the collaborative nature of research on the genetic code.
Extent:
2 pages
Date Created:
29 April 1965
Creator:
Crick, Francis, 1916-2004
Recipient:
Watson, James D. (James D. Watson) and Nirenberg, Marshall W.
Source:
Original Repository. Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine. Francis Harry Compton Crick Papers. 11646. URL. http://archives.wellcome.ac.uk/
Original Repository:
The Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine. Francis Harry Compton Crick Papers
Right Type:
Permission Granted - No Conditions
Right Statement:
Reproduced with permission of the Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine. and http://library.wellcome.ac.uk/
Subject:
Genetic Code
Profiles in Science ID:
SCBBHT
NLM ID:
101584582X105
Genre:
Letters (correspondence)
Language:
English
Format:
Text
Location:
Box: 26. Folder: PP/CRI/D/2/45