Letter from Sydney Brenner to Francis Crick


Title:
Letter from Sydney Brenner to Francis Crick
Creator:
Brenner, Sydney
Recipient:
Crick, Francis, 1916-2004
Date:
5 January 1978
Description:
In his letter Brenner described results from his ongoing research with the small nematode earthworm Caenorhabditus elegans, research that fused genetics and embryology and was designed to study how DNA directed the differentiation and development of the ca. 1,000 cells of this simple organism.
Original Repository:
The Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine. Francis Harry Compton Crick Papers
Location:
Box: 21. Folder: PP/CRI/D/2/6
Rights:
Reproduced with permission of Sydney Brenner.
Genre:
Letters (correspondence)
Subject:
Embryology and Genetics
Format:
Text
Extent:
2 pages
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:
SCBBNF
NLM ID:
101584582X190
Profiles Collection:
The Francis Crick Papers
Story Section:
Embryology and the Organization of DNA in Higher Organisms, 1966-1976