Letter from Alexander Rich to Francis Crick


Title:
Letter from Alexander Rich to Francis Crick
Creator:
Rich, Alexander
Recipient:
Crick, Francis, 1916-2004
Date:
11 October 1974
Description:
Rich here once more defended himself against criticism by Crick and others that in attempting to uncover the molecular structure of transfer RNA--specifically, the phenylalanine transfer RNA of yeast--he had, without proper attribution, drawn on Aaron Klug's recently-developed model of the molecule.
Original Repository:
The Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine. Francis Harry Compton Crick Papers
Location:
Box: 23. Folder: PP/CRI/D/2/18
Rights:
Reproduced with permission of Alexander Rich.
Genre:
Letters (correspondence)
Subject:
RNA, Transfer and Ethics, Professional
Format:
Text
Extent:
5 pages
Relation:
Letter from Francis Crick to Alexander Rich, 1974
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:
SCBBPR
NLM ID:
101584582X219
Profiles Collection:
The Francis Crick Papers
Story Section:
Embryology and the Organization of DNA in Higher Organisms, 1966-1976