- Coulson, Alan (b.1947)
- Archives and manuscripts
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About this work
This collection contains the working papers of Alan Coulson, 1969-2002, including laboratory notebooks, correspondence, sequencing data, protocols, autoradiographs and gel pictures relating to early research on genetic sequencing undertaken at the Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, and later the Sanger Centre, Cambridge.
The papers cover sequencing development work with Fred Sanger on Bacteriophage R17 (RNA), Phi X 174, Mitochondrial DNA, and Lambda Phage; and extensive work carried out to map and sequence the genome C. elegans with John Sulston and Bob Waterston.
Original file titles have been retained.
The files have been arranged with the assistance of Alan Coulson in order to best reflect how they were created and used. Arranged by section as follows:
A. Sequencing development work with Fred Sanger
B. C. elegans Genome Project
C. Other sequecning projects