July 30, 2004

RIP, and thanks for all the DNA

from - smijer

Francis Crick is dead from colon cancer. For a while, he was the frontier, as he and James Watson puzzled out the mechanism behind heredity based on the structure of DNA. He took some less fortunate path later on. Such errors are easy to forgive in light of the magnitude of his accomplishments.

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Posted by smijer at July 30, 2004 12:06 PM
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