Letter from Thomas H. Jukes to Francis Crick


Title:
Letter from Thomas H. Jukes to Francis Crick
Description:
In this letter Jukes described the reactions of geneticists and evolutionary biologists to Crick's contention that large stretches--perhaps even most--of the human genome were "junk" DNA with no coding or apparent regulatory function.
Extent:
1 pages
Date Created:
20 December 1979
Creator:
Jukes, Thomas H. (Thomas Hughes), 1906-1999
Recipient:
Crick, Francis, 1916-2004
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 Marguerite A.V. Jukes.
Subject:
Genetic Code and Biological Evolution
Profiles in Science ID:
SCBBNQ
NLM ID:
101584582X199
Genre:
Letters (correspondence)
Language:
English
Format:
Text
Location:
Box: 22. Folder: PP/CRI/D/2/16