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Material relating to the Duncan Guthrie Institute of Medical Genetics

UGC 188/2/2/7
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Papers of Malcolm Andrew Ferguson-Smith, geneticist, Professor of Medical Genetics, University of Glasgow, Scotland
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Contents of Ferguson-Smith's envelope so inscribed: 'The Duncan Guthrie Institute of Medical Genetics, Glasgow University and Yorkhill Hospitals. Its conception, inauguration and its mural'.



Physical description

4 folders

Biographical note

The new Institute was named in honour of Duncan Guthrie, Director of the National Fund for Research into Crippling Diseases (better known as Action Research for the Crippled Child). This charity made a major contribution to Ferguson-Smith's work in medical genetics.

Location of duplicates

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

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