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KCL Department of Biophysics: acetate slides of x-ray diffraction images of DNA, created in the Biophysics Unit
- King's College London, Department of Biophysics MRC Biophysics Research Unit
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- King's College London Department of Biophysics
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- KCL Department of Biophysics: glass and acetate slides ('quarter plates', 'whole plates' and 'half plates') relating to the work of the Medical Research Council (MRC) Biophysics Research Unit (KCL Department of Biophysics from 1964)KDBP/1
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About this work
Acetate x-ray diffraction images of DNA, some circular, 3 1/2” (9cm) diameter, some square, 1 1/2” x 1 1/2” (4cm x 4cm), created in the Medical Research Centre (MRC) Biophysics Unit, King’s College London. Some are captioned with date, medium used (including sodium and rubidium), and structure (‘A’ or ‘B’ form DNA)
46 items (56 images) X-ray acetates
King's College London
Location of duplicates
A digitised copy is held by the Wellcome Library as part of the Codebreakers: Makers of Modern Genetics programme.
Closed at King's College London for the purposes of conservation.