Letter from Francis Crick to H. Gobind Khorana


Title:
Letter from Francis Crick to H. Gobind Khorana
Creator:
Crick, Francis, 1916-2004
Recipient:
Khorana, Har Gobind, 1922-2011
Date:
29 April 1965
Description:
In this letter Crick discussed laboratory methods, namely Khorana's use of synthetic strands of RNA with known sequences, for elucidating the genetic code and assigning remaining triplets to their respective amino acids.
Original Repository:
The Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine. Francis Harry Compton Crick Papers
Location:
Box: 9. Folder: PP/CRI/D/1/1/11
Rights:
Reproduced with permission of the Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine. and http://library.wellcome.ac.uk/
Genre:
Letters (correspondence)
Subject:
Genetic Code and RNA
Format:
Text
Extent:
3 pages
Relation:
Letter from H. Gobind Khorana to Francis Crick, 1965
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:
SCBBGT
NLM ID:
101584582X84
Profiles Collection:
The Francis Crick Papers
Story Section:
Deciphering the Genetic Code, 1958-1966