Letter from Aaron Klug to Francis Crick


Title:
Letter from Aaron Klug to Francis Crick
Creator:
Klug, Aaron
Recipient:
Crick, Francis, 1916-2004
Date:
12 May 1976
Description:
Klug here referred to his X-ray diffraction studies of crystals of chromatin, the name given to the chromosomal material--an assembly of DNA and a group of simple proteins called histones--when extracted from the nucleus of cells in higher organisms (eukaryotic cells).
Original Repository:
The Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine. Francis Harry Compton Crick Papers
Location:
Box: 23. Folder: PP/CRI/D/2/19
Rights:
Reproduced with permission of Aaron Klug.
Genre:
Letters (correspondence)
Subject:
DNA, Chromatin, and Crystallography, X-Ray
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:
SCBBQZ
NLM ID:
101584582X246
Profiles Collection:
The Francis Crick Papers
Story Section:
From Molecular Biology to Neurobiology, 1976-2004