The Genetic Control of Protein Synthesis (Korkes Memorial Lecture)


Title:
The Genetic Control of Protein Synthesis (Korkes Memorial Lecture)
Description:
Crick delivered the Korkes Memorial Lecture at Duke University on October 24, 1960 before a general rather than a specialist audience. In correspondence concerning the lecture, Crick wrote (September 16, 1960): "I have had a difficult time trying to decide on a title. Of the two subjects with which I am closely occupied at the moment, the first (the determination of the certain bond lengths and angles in crystal structures) is too dull, and the second (the theory of genetic complementation) is too specialized . . . After much thought I would suggest 'The genetic control of protein synthesis'."
Extent:
3 pages
Date Created:
[1960]
Creator:
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 the Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine. and http://library.wellcome.ac.uk/
Subject:
Genetic Code
Profiles in Science ID:
SCBBCM
NLM ID:
101584582X21
Genre:
Lecture notes
Language:
English
Format:
Text
Location:
Box: 31. Folder: PP/CRI/E/1/8/6