Crick, Francis, 1916-2004
Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
Item — Box: AV01, miniDV: CSHL1026
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Oral History Collection contains interviews conducted with 200 scientists within the fields of molecular biology, genetics, and the life sciences between 1990 and 2018. The interviewees provide first-hand accounts of their experiences in the fields of modern biology, such as neuroscience, cancer, genetics, plant genetics, genomics, biotechnology and others, from the 1940s through the 2000s. The collection contains audio and video recordings, as well as transcripts of interviews....
Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Leroy Hood, a leader in the fields of molecular biotechnology and genomics, is interviewed by Mila Pollock and Kiryn Haslinger on May 29, 2003 and June 1, 2003, at the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory's Carnegie Library, in Cold Spring Harbor, New York.Leroy Hood, reminisces about becoming a scientist, his early support of biotechnology, his work in genomics research, and social and ethical issues surrounding genomics. He remembers fellow Caltech scientists and others, including Jim...
Item — Box: AV02, miniDV: CSHL1074
Scope and Contents Mahlon Hoagland, biochemist who discovered transfer RNA (tRNA), is interviewed by Mila Pollock and Jan Witkowski on June 8, 2006, at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Cold Spring Harbor, New York.Mahlon Hoagland's interview discusses the following: LIFE IN SCIENCE: Advice to Young Scientists; On Being an Effective Teacher; Becoming a Scientist; Bernard Davis: Mentor at Harvard Medical School; Sydney Brenner at the Medical Research Council in Cambridge; ...
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Scope and Contents Ashburner speaks of his relationships and encounters with notable scientists during the 1960s, 1970s, and 1980s. He remembers the laboratory of Francis Crick and Sydney Brenner at Cambridge, and a conversation he had with Barbara McClintock shortly before her death. Among others he speaks of Charlie Thomas, Alfred Tissières, David Hogness, and Arthur Kornberg. His recollections are of meetings and courses which took place at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, various Cold Spring Harbor Symposia,...
Item — Box: AV05, Hi8: CSHL1239
Scope and Contents Paul Doty reflects on his career in science as well as his second career in politics. He talks about the influences of and relationships he maintained with scientists Max Delbrück, Francis Crick, Rosalind Franklin, Peter Kapitza, Matt Meselson, and Tom Maniatis, as well as the development of the Department of Molecular Biololgy at Harvard. His professional and personal relationship with Jim Watson is discussed in detail, including Doty's observations of the different periods in Watson's...
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,...