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Smith, Hamilton O. (Hamilton Othanel), 1931-

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Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Discovery of the first Type II restriction enzyme and its aftermath - Ham Smith

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Scope and Contents From the Series: This meeting on The History of Restriction Enzymes was held October 19-21, 2013, at Grace Auditorium, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL). This international meeting was organized by Herb Boyer, Stu Linn, Rich Roberts, and Mila Pollock. This was the first meeting to bring together the scientists who were involved with the discoveries and research on restriction enzymes dating back to the 1950s and covering developments to the present time. See...
Dates: 2013

Evolution and Environmental Spread of Antibiotic Resistance Genes, 1986-03-31 - 1986-04-03

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Antibiotic Resistance Genes, a topic of great concern, given the ever-increasing use of antibiotics in medicine and animal farming, which has already led to a worrying spread of antibiotic-resistant microbes.

Dates: 1986-03-31 - 1986-04-03

Haemophilus influenzae and the value of completeness - Hamilton Smith

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Scope and Contents From the Series: This meeting brought together the major researchers involved in DNA sequencing since its inception in the 1960s. Prominent guest speakers examined the history of sequencing and how the technology has transformed the biological sciences over the past five decades. Sequencing began with the British biochemist Fred Sanger, two-time winner of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry. While studying nucleic acids in the early 1960s, Sanger figured out a way to sequence small sections of RNA. This work...
Dates: 2015

Hamilton Smith, 2006-03-03

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Scope and Contents Hamilton Smith, microbiologist and Nobel Laureate, is interviewed by Mila Pollock and Jan Witkowski, on March 3, 2006, at the J. Craig Venter Institute, in Rockville, Maryland.Hamilton Smith discusses the following in his interview: Scene 1. An early interest in science -- Scene 2. From medicine to molecular biology -- Scene 3. Post-doctoral years with Mike Levine: P22 and the Int gene -- Scene 4. Arrival at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory -- Scene 5. The search for restriction...
Dates: 2006-03-03

J. Craig Venter, 2006-03-02

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Scope and Contents Craig Venter, biologist and genomic research pioneer, is interviewed by Mila Pollock and Jan Witkowski, on March 2, 2006, at the J. Craig Venter Institute in Rockville, Maryland.Craig Venter discusses the following in his interview: Scene 1. Early involvement in genomics -- Scene 2. The beginning of automated sequencing -- Scene 3. ESTs development -- Scene 4. British research -- Scene 5. Challenges -- Scene 6. Decision to leave NIH -- Scene 7. 1998 Cold Spring Harbor Genome...
Dates: 2006-03-02

Series 3: History of Restriction Enzymes (October 19-23), 2013

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Scope and Contents This meeting on The History of Restriction Enzymes was held October 19-21, 2013, at Grace Auditorium, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL). This international meeting was organized by Herb Boyer, Stu Linn, Rich Roberts, and Mila Pollock. This was the first meeting to bring together the scientists who were involved with the discoveries and research on restriction enzymes dating back to the 1950s and covering developments to the present time. See...
Dates: 2013

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