The Double Helix: A Personal Account of the Discovery of the Structure of DNA is an autobiographical account of the discovery of the double helix structure of DNA written by James D. Watson and published in Watson is a U.S. molecular biologist, geneticist and zoologist, best known as. Atrapados en la doble hélice: James Watson y Francis Crick Publisher México : Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes: Pangea. Originalmente publicado por Pangea Editores–Title page verso.

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Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Learn more about Amazon Prime. Though an important book about an immensely important subject, it was and remains a controversial account. This page was last edited on 27 Octoberat It presents a selection of both positive and negative reviews of the book, by such figures as Philip MorrisonRichard LewontinAlex ComfortJacob Bronowskiand more gelice analyses by Peter MedawarRobert K.

Atrapados en la doble hélice : James Watson y Francis Crick

There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Retrieved from ” https: Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Watson had very limited contact with Franklin during the time she worked on DNA. Account Options Sign in.


Also included are retrospectives from a edition of Nature written by Francis Crick and Linus Paulingand an analysis of Franklin’s work by her student Aaron Klug. Retrieved 12 November Watson and Maurice Wilkins. In he served as Director of the Human Genome Project at the National Institutes of Health, a massive project watdon decipher the entire genetic code of the human species.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. She claims that Watson’s book did not give a balanced description of Rosalind Franklin and the nature of her interactions with Maurice Wilkins at King’s College, London. The book leaned heavily on personalities, and some, like Rosalind Franklinwere treated cartoonishly. By providing more information about Franklin’s life than was included in Watson’s book, it was possible for Sayre to provide a different perspective heice the role Franklin played in Watson and Crick’s discovery of the double helix structure of DNA.

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The following year he moved to Harvard University, where he became Professor of Biology, a post he held until Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web.

Would you like to tell us about a lower price? The edition was favorably reviewed in The New York Times by Nicholas Wade who commented, “anyone seeking to understand modern biology and genomics could do much worse than start with the discovery of the structure of DNA, on which almost everything else is based. Would you like to tell us about a lower price?



East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Erwin Chargaff declined permission to reprint his unsympathetic review from the March 29,issue of Sciencebut letters in response from Max PerutzMaurice Wilkins, and Watson are printed. I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Gelice

Write a watsln review. Get to Know Us. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. The new edition coincided with the fiftieth anniversary of the award of the Nobel Prize for physiology or medicine to Francis CrickJames D.

Alianza- Science – pages. Watson is a U. At the age of 25, he and colleague Crick discovered the structure of DNA, the double helix.

Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Please try again later. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. He was performing research at the University of Copenhagen in Denmark, when he first learned of the biomolecular research at the Cavendish Laboratory of Cambridge University in England.

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