DNA Pioneers and their Legacy

Ulf Lagerkvist
Yale University Press
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ISBN 0300071841

This charming book covers the history of biochemistry and molecular biology. Lagerkvist begins with the earliest alchemists' view of science and moves to the present. He includes a scientific biography of the pioneers of organic and biochemistry including the discovery of DNA by Frederich Miescher, and the contributions of Emil Fischer and other early giants.



Reviewed by: 
Jim DeKloe

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