Ferguson-Smith correspondence with Dr Victor Almon McKusick
- 2 Nov 1961-23 Aug 1965
- UGC 188/3/2/9/2
- Part of
- Papers of Malcolm Andrew Ferguson-Smith, geneticist, Professor of Medical Genetics, University of Glasgow, Scotland
- Archives and manuscripts
About this work
Includes correspondence regarding collaboration on a paper 'On the X-chromosome of man,' career possibilities, research in progress (1963), personal news, plans for a visit to USA in February-March 1964, and Dr McKusick's work on Reifenstein's Syndrome.
Victor Almon McKusick was University Professor of Medical Genetics and Professor of Medicine at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. He is widely regarded as the father of clinical medical genetics and Ferguson-Smith had studied in his department 1957-1961.