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Hsia, David Yi-Yung

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L. S. Penrose Papers
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About this work


Correspondence including an application to study at the Galton Laboratory with enclosed curriculum vitae and bibliography, a Memorandum to the American Academy of Pediatrics on Phenylketonuria with a bibliography and accompanying letter, and a letter concerning birth weights of children with cystic fibrosis, including a letter from H David Mosier to Richard W Lippman on phenylketonuric patients. Also, a letter on 5-hydroxy tryptophan decarboxylase in phenylketonuria, a request to Penrose to write a short introduction to Hsia's book Human Developmental Genetics, with enclosed introduction and some notes on the text, plus a telegram telling of Hsia's death in a car crash.



Physical description

12 letters plus 8 enclosures

Location of duplicates

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

Terms of use

This material contains sensitive personal data. Access to this material will not be granted until after the last date of closure, unless written permission is given by the individual(s) concerned. Closed until 1 January 2059.


  • English

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