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Ptashne, Mark


Found in 46 Collections and/or Records:

Mark Ptashne Collection

Identifier: MSP
Scope and Contents The Mark Ptashne Collection contains two separate correspondence series. The first contains correspondence with Dr. George Klein of the Karolinska Institute, the renowned microbiologist, philosopher, and author. The second series contains correspondence with over one hundred scientists, including Nobel laureates Francis Crick, Sydney Brenner, and Walter Gilbert. This series also contains clippings, photographs, essays, and reports.The Ptashne-Klein materials cover a wide range of...
Dates: 1967 - 2019

Ptashne, Mark, 1961-1994

 File — Box 13, Folder: 7
Identifier: SB_1_1_522
Scope and Contents From the Series: The Correspondence series consists of incoming and outgoing handwritten and typed letters, carbons, postcards, faxes, and telegrams generated during Sydney Brenner's career. The bulk of this series covers the late 1940s to the 2000s. Correspondents include over 30 Nobel laureates, as well as biochemists, geneticists, students, publishers, and others. Highlights of the collection include the correspondence from Francis Crick, with whom Brenner shared an office for 20 years. Topics covered...
Dates: 1961-1994

Ptashne, Mark, 1960 - 2015

 File — Box 5, Folder: 6
Identifier: MSM_b04_f11
Scope and Content From the Collection: The Dr. Matthew Meselson Collection is composed of three record groups: Professional Materials, Chemical and Biological Warfare Materials, and Laboratory Notebooks.Materials in the first record group were accrued by Dr. Matthew Meselson during his doctorate work at the California Institute of Technology from 1953-1957 under Linus Pauling, his tenure as an Assistant Professor at Caltech, his work with Franklin Stahl in 1955-1957 demonstrating self-replication of DNA, and his...
Dates: 1960 - 2015

Sub-Series I: Chronological Files, Set 1, April-May 1981

 File — Box 1: Series Correspondence, Folder: 1
Identifier: Correspondence
Scope and Contents From the Series: The correspondence series consists of incoming and outgoing mail generated from 1975 to around 2012. Early parts of the collection consist mostly of handwritten or typed letters, with onion paper copies being common. In the later years, Maniatis transitioned to mostly using email and the majority of the correspondence is in that format.The collection is separated into seven subseries:I. Chronological Files, Set 1, 1981-1983 II. Chronological Files, Set 2, 1975-2005...
Dates: April-May 1981

Thomas Maniatis, 2003-03-22

 Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Tom Maniatis, molecular biologist and leader in the field of recombinant DNA, is interviewed by Mila Pollock on March 22, 2003, at Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts.Tom Maniatis discusses the following in his interview: Scene 1. Becoming a scientist -- Scene 2. Mark Ptashne -- Scene 3. Recombinant DNA controversy at Harvard -- Scene 4. Arriving at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory -- Scene 5. Recombinant DNA research at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory -- Scene 6. Advice for...
Dates: 2003-03-22

James D. Watson Collection

Identifier: JDW
Abstract The James D. Watson Collection documents the life and career of James D. Watson, co-recipient of the 1962 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for the discovery of the double helix structure of DNA, the Director (and later President and Chancellor) of Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, and the first director of the National Center for Human Genome Research. The collection includes photographs, correspondence, manuscripts, laboratory notebooks, administrative records, teaching files,...
Dates: 1800s-2022

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Archival Object 44
Collection 2
Correspondence as Topic 5
Personnel Selection 5
Employment references 4
Publications 4
Travel 4
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Bacteriophages 3
Invitations 3
Reprints (Publications) 3
Thank-you notes 3
Cambridge (England) 2
Cambridge (Mass.) 2
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory 2
Employment 2
Experiments 2
Sample requests 2
Science--Study and teaching. 2
Adenoviruses. 1
Asilomar Conference on Recombinant DNA Molecules. 1
Bacterial genetics 1
Banbury Center meeting 1
Biochemistry. 1
Biotechnology Patents 1
Biotechnology. 1
Bloomington (Ind.) 1
Book reviews 1
Books 1
Boston (Mass.) 1
Cancer--Research 1
Cancer. 1
Career Choice 1
Cells 1
Chicago (Ill.) 1
Cloning, Molecular 1
Cold Spring Harbor (N.Y.) 1
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory. Press 1
Cold Spring Harbor Symposium on Quantitative Biology 1
Communication in science 1
Copenhagen (Denmark) 1
DNA Restriction Enzymes 1
DNA replication. 1
DNA, Recombinant 1
DNA--Structure 1
DNA. 1
Education 1
Eukaryota 1
Genes 1
Genetics 1
Greece 1
Holocaust 1
Human Genome Project 1
Human Genome Project--Economic aspects--United States. 1
Human Genome Project--Moral and ethical aspects. 1
Human genome--Congresses. 1
Human genome--Patents. 1
Human genome. 1
Klein, George 1
Laurel Hollow (N.Y.) 1
Long Island (N.Y.) 1
Manuscripts as Topic 1
Membership 1
Molecular biology. 1
Music 1
Neurobiology. 1
Nobel Prizes 1
Nobel prize winners. 1
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 1
Proteins--Synthesis. 1
RNA, Transfer 1
RNA. 1
Recombinant DNA. 1
Research 1
Retroviruses. 1
SV40 (Virus) 1
Tobacco mosaic virus 1
UK Human Genome Mapping Project 1
Viruses. 1
Women in Science 1
Work 1
World Economic Forum. Meeting 1
Writing 1
X-ray crystallography 1
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