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Origin of Molecular Retrovirolory - John Coffin


Scope and Contents

Howard Temin's discovery of reverse transcriptase and the provirus theory, changes in molecular biology after 1953, and the impact of Temin's work on the War on Cancer and early HIV research. Primary focus on 1950s–1980.

John M. Coffin, American Cancer Society Professor of Molecular Biology, Tufts University.


  • Creation: 2016



From the Series: 1 Gigabytes

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English