Letter from Francis and Odile Crick to Fritz Lipmann


Title:
Letter from Francis and Odile Crick to Fritz Lipmann
Creator:
Crick, Odile
Crick, Francis, 1916-2004
Recipient:
Lipmann, Fritz (Fritz Albert), 1899-1986
Date:
25 June 1976
Description:
In his letter Crick considered the role of chance and the possibility of choice in evolution. The evolutionary phenomenon to which Crick was referring was the symbiosis of microorganisms, as in the phagocytosis (the engulfing) of bacteria by prokaryotes, primitive cells without a clearly defined nucleus.
Original Repository:
The Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine. Francis Harry Compton Crick Papers
Location:
Box: 12. Folder: PP/CRI/D/1/2/7
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:
Biological Evolution
Format:
Text
Extent:
1 pages
Relation:
Letter from Fritz Lipmann to Francis and Odile Crick, 1976
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:
SCBBMS
NLM ID:
101584582X180
Profiles Collection:
The Francis Crick Papers
Story Section:
Embryology and the Organization of DNA in Higher Organisms, 1966-1976