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Suggested Citation:"REFERENCES." National Academy of Sciences. 1993. Biographical Memoirs: Volume 62. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/2201.
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Suggested Citation:"REFERENCES." National Academy of Sciences. 1993. Biographical Memoirs: Volume 62. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/2201.
Page 110

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MAX LUDWIG HENNING DELBRÜCK 109 REFERENCES† (1) Oral History: Max Delbrück—how it was. Engng Sri. (California Institute of Technology) March-April, pp. 21-26; May-June, pp. 21-27 (1980). (2) In: Phage and the origins of molecular biology (eds. J. Cairns, G. S. Stent & J. D. Watson). (Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory of Quantitative Biology, Long Island, New York) (1968). (3) Tributes to Max Delbrück delivered at a Memorial Service in celebration of his memory, held at the California Institute of Technology on 19 April 1981; abstracted in Engng Sri. (California Institute of Technology) June, pp. 18-20. (1981). (4) Judson, H. F. The eighth day of creation. New York: Simon & Schuster. (1979). (5) Mullins, N. C. The development of a scientific speciality: the Phage Group and the origins of molecular biology. Minerva X, 1,51-82 (1972). (6) Stent, G. S. Obituary: Max Delbrück. Trends in biochemical sciences, 6(5), III-IV (1981). (7) The life of a Nobel wife. Engng Sci. (California Institute of Technology) March-April, pp. 14-24 (1977). (8) Benzer, S. Fine structure of a genetic region of bacteriophage. Proc. natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 41, 344-354 (1955); see also, On the topography of the genetic fine structure, ibid. 47, 403-415 (1961). (9) Bohr, N. 1933 Light and life. Nature, Lond. 131, 421-423; 457459. (10) Bohr, N. 1965 Light and life revisited. In: Essays 1958-62 in atomic physics and human knowledge. New York: John Wiley. (11) Delbrück, M. 1978 The arrow of time—beginning and end. Engng Sci. (California Institute of Technology) 42, October. (12) Doermann, A. H. 1952 The intracellular growth of bacteriophages. I. The liberation of intracellular bacteriophage T4 by premature lysis with another phage or with cyanide. J. gen. Physiol. 35, 646-656. † References 1-7 are to books and general articles quoted in discussion of Max's career and personality and are not in alphabetical order. The remaining references, 8-20 inclusive, are to scientific papers, listed alphabetically in the usual way.

MAX LUDWIG HENNING DELBRÜCK 110 (13) Hershey, A. D. 1946 Spontaneous mutations in bacterial viruses, Cold Spring Harb. Symp. quant. Biol. 11, 67-77. (14) Hershey, A. D. & Chase, M. 1952 Independent functions of viral protein and nucleic acid in growth of bacteriophages. J. gen. Physiol. 36, 39-56. (15) Lipson, E. D. 1980 Sensory transduction in Phycomyces photoresponses. In: The blue light syndrome (ed. H. Senger). Berlin, Heidelberg, New York: Springer. (16) Schrödinger, E. 1944 What is life? (Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, England, New York, 1945: republished Doubleday, Inc., New York: Anchor A88, 1956). (17) Stent, G. S. 1968 That was the molecular biology that was. Science 160, 390-395. (18) Stent, G. S. & Calender, R. 1978 Molecular genetics: an introductory narrative, 2nd ed. San Francisco: W. H. Freeman & Co. (19) Watson, J. D. 1968 The double helix p. 217; facsimile of letter on 6 pp. following p. 226. London: Weidenfield & Nicolson. (20) Watson, J. D. & Crick, F. H. C. 1953 Genetic implications of the structure of deoxyribonucleic acid. Nature, Lond. 171, 964-967.

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Biographic Memoirs: Volume 62 contains the biographies of deceased members of the National Academy of Sciences and bibliographies of their published works. Each biographical essay was written by a member of the Academy familiar with the professional career of the deceased. For historical and bibliographical purposes, these volumes are worth returning to time and again.

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