Find thousands of books, manuscripts, visual materials and unpublished archives from our collections, many of them with free online access.

"On degenerate templates and the adaptor hypothesis"

Part of
Francis Crick (1916-2004): archives
  • Archives and manuscripts
  • Online

Available online


In copyright

Access conditions

Works in this archive created by Francis Crick are available under a CC-BY licence. Please be aware that works in this archive created by other organisations and individuals are not covered under this licence, and you should obtain any necessary permissions before copying or adapting any such works.
Credit: "On degenerate templates and the adaptor hypothesis". In copyright

About this work


Crick, "On Degenerate Templates and the Adaptor Hypothesis: A Note for the RNA Tie Club," privately circulated, January 1955.

The file comprises one complete copy (signed by Crick), four mimeograph copies (with pages wanting), and a complete holograph draft (pages 1-36).



Physical description

1 file

Location of duplicates

A digitised copy is held by the Wellcome Library as part of Codebreakers: Makers of Modern Genetics.

Where to find it

  • LocationStatusAccess
    Closed stores
    OpenOnline request

Permanent link