skip to content
Reconceiving the gene : Seymour Benzer's adventures in phage genetics Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Reconceiving the gene : Seymour Benzer's adventures in phage genetics

Author: Frederic Lawrence Holmes; William C Summers
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

Relates how, between 1954 and 1961, the biologist Seymour Benzer mapped the fine structure of the rII region of the genome of the bacterial virus known as phage T4. Drawing on Benzer's record of his  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Named Person: Seymour Benzer; Seymour Benzer; Seymour Benzer; Seymour Benzer
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Frederic Lawrence Holmes; William C Summers
ISBN: 0300110782 9780300110784
OCLC Number: 62342731
Description: ix, 334 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Classical mendelian genetics --
Genetics and the phage biologists --
The physicist becomes a phage biologist --
To Paris and back --
Teaching and research at Purdue --
Entering the rII region --
Crossing into the fine structure --
Is gene a dirty word? --
The survival of the "gene."
Responsibility: Frederic Lawrence Holmes ; edited by William C. Summers.
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Holmes, a master of the historical fine-mapping of science, uses Benzer's pathbreaking contributions to show how molecular biology and classical genetics converged in the mid-twentieth Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/62342731>
library:oclcnum"62342731"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/62342731>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:contributor
schema:copyrightYear"2006"
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2006"
schema:description"Classical mendelian genetics -- Genetics and the phage biologists -- The physicist becomes a phage biologist -- To Paris and back -- Teaching and research at Purdue -- Entering the rII region -- Crossing into the fine structure -- Is gene a dirty word? -- The survival of the "gene.""@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/794092578>
schema:genre"Biography"@en
schema:genre"History"@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Reconceiving the gene : Seymour Benzer's adventures in phage genetics"@en
schema:numberOfPages"334"
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample
umbel:isLike<http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA635876>

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.