Letter from Aaron Klug to Francis Crick


Title:
Letter from Aaron Klug to Francis Crick
Creator:
Klug, Aaron
Recipient:
Crick, Francis, 1916-2004
Date:
7 April 1977
Description:
In this addendum to his letter of April 6, Klug supplied further details on the three-dimensional configuration of atoms within aggregate crystals of DNA, particularly the conditions, including the presence of salt, under which one can observe nucleosomes, compounds of DNA and protein that appear like beads on a string, under the electron microscope.
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 Aaron Klug.
Genre:
Letters (correspondence)
Subject:
DNA and Nucleosomes
Format:
Text
Extent:
2 pages
Relation:
Letter from Aaron Klug to Francis Crick, 1977
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:
SCBBQN
NLM ID:
101584582X237
Profiles Collection:
The Francis Crick Papers
Story Section:
From Molecular Biology to Neurobiology, 1976-2004