Letter from H. Gobind Khorana to Francis Crick


Title:
Letter from H. Gobind Khorana to Francis Crick
Description:
In this letter Khorana reported results for elucidating the genetic code he obtained by using intricate biochemical methods to make long strands of RNA with predetermined, simple, repeating sequences such as UCUCUCU . . . , which he found coded for a polypeptide consisting of serine-leucine-serine-leucine, etc.
Extent:
3 pages
Date Created:
15 April 1965
Creator:
Khorana, Har Gobind, 1922-2011
Recipient:
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 H. Gobind Khorana.
Subject:
Genetic Code and RNA
Profiles in Science ID:
SCBBGV
NLM ID:
101584582X85
Genre:
Letters (correspondence)
Language:
English
Format:
Text
Location:
Box: 9. Folder: PP/CRI/D/1/1/11