Letter from Francis Crick to Thomas H. Jukes


Title:
Letter from Francis Crick to Thomas H. Jukes
Creator:
Crick, Francis, 1916-2004
Recipient:
Jukes, Thomas H. (Thomas Hughes), 1906-1999
Date:
20 May 1974
Description:
Crick here briefly touched on the skepticism his theory of DNA and of the genetic code continued to encounter among some researchers in the early 1960s, as well as on his realization that the genetic code contained ancillary features from previous stages of evolution that might yield clues to how life developed on earth.
Original Repository:
The Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine. Francis Harry Compton Crick Papers
Location:
Box: 12. Folder: PP/CRI/D/1/2/5
Rights:
Reproduced with permission of the Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine. and http://library.wellcome.ac.uk/
Genre:
Letters (correspondence)
Subject:
DNA and Genetic Code
Format:
Text
Extent:
1 pages
Relation:
Letter from Thomas H. Jukes to Francis Crick, 1974
Language:
English
Legacy Source Citation:
Original Repository. Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine. Francis Harry Compton Crick Papers. 11646. URL. http://archives.wellcome.ac.uk/
Legacy ID:
SCBBML
NLM ID:
101584582X174
Profiles Collection:
The Francis Crick Papers
Story Section:
Embryology and the Organization of DNA in Higher Organisms, 1966-1976