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Moreover , it was increasingly difficult to take Maurice ' s mind off his assistant ,
Rosalind Franklin . Not that he was at all in love with Rosy , as we called her from
a distance . Just the opposite — almost from the moment she arrived in Maurice ...
Moreover , it was a great relief for me not to spend full time learning X - ray
analysis of proteins . Our lunch conversations quickly centered on how genes
were put together . Within a few days after my arrival , we knew what to do :
imitate Linus ...
Moreover , it was not obvious that even the most backbreaking effort would give
within several years the structure of the RNA component . The way to DNA was
not through TMV . The moment was thus appropriate to think seriously about
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - tgraettinger - LibraryThing
Wonderful account of the discovery of DNA. Had almost the feel of a detective novel. It's a very easy, quick read. If you can find it, there is a video, "The Race for the Double Helix" aka "Life Story ... Read full review
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A very personal account by the author James Watson on how he and his colleague Francis Crick with the help of others beat Linus Pauling to win the coveted Nobel prize for identifying the structure of ... Read full review