Letter from Francis and Odile Crick to Fritz Lipmann


Title:
Letter from Francis and Odile Crick to Fritz Lipmann
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.
Extent:
1 pages
Date Created:
25 June 1976
Creator:
Crick, Francis, 1916-2004 and Crick, Odile (Odile Crick)
Recipient:
Lipmann, Fritz (Fritz Albert), 1899-1986
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:
Biological Evolution
Profiles in Science ID:
SCBBMS
NLM ID:
101584582X180
Genre:
Letters (correspondence)
Language:
English
Format:
Text
Location:
Box: 12. Folder: PP/CRI/D/1/2/7