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What Is a Gene?

Beadle, G. W. (1955) What Is a Gene? AIBS Bulletin, 5 (5). p. 15. ISSN 0096-7645. doi:10.2307/1292137.

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A series of recent developments in biology and chemistry has greatly increased our understanding of the structure, function, replication and mutation of genetic material. Beginning with the work of Avery and his collaborators on pneumococcal transforming principles, evidence that the primary genetic information is carried in the form of desoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) has become quite strong.

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Additional Information:© 1955 Oxford University Press on behalf of the American Institute of Biological Sciences. Condensation of AIBS General Lecture delivered at Michigan State University, September 6, 1955.
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Official Citation:G. W. Beadle What is a Gene? AIBS Bulletin (1955) 5 (5): 15 doi:10.2307/1292137
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Deposited By: Tony Diaz
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