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All Articles for Magazine issue 1981 (Volume 12, No. 1)
Year (Volume & No.)TitleAbstractAuthorDownload
1981 (Volume 12, No. 1)Asilomar -- Molecular Biology Special: Asilomar RevisitedScience met society head on at Asilomar. Six years later, actors and observers in the recombinant-DNA drama look thoughtfully over their shoulders.Joanne RodgersPDF
1981 (Volume 12, No. 1)DNA Repair -- Molecular Biology Special: Master Molecule, Heal ThyselfDNA's repair kit, packaged in the nucleus, includes enzymes for each kind of snip and patch job plus the ability to whip up emergency crews when needed. A unisex fish,Albert RosenfeldPDF
1981 (Volume 12, No. 1)DNA Topology -- Molecular Biology Special: DNA Topology: Knots No Sailor Ever KnewTo avoid snaring itself in its own incredible snarliness, DNA has evolved some remarkable relationships with some remarkable proteins. Topology. A coiled-rubber-band analogy.Henry SimmonsPDF
1981 (Volume 12, No. 1)Hybridomas -- Molecular Biology Special: Putting Antibodies to WorkThe fusing of lymphyocytes and tumor cells to make hybridomas produces both a therapeutic and a research tool of incalculable power.Wallace WaterfallPDF
1981 (Volume 12, No. 1)Mobile Genes -- Molecular Biology Special: Gene Segments on the MoveJumping, flipping, dancing, and drifting segments of genetic material address such riddles as immunological diversity and cell differentiation.Ben PatruskyPDF
1981 (Volume 12, No. 1)Recombinant Dna -- Molecular Biology Special: Recombinant DNA: the Power of the ToolMolecular biologists' established ability to manipulate genetic material through recombination settles down to the long, useful, and perhaps profitable trail to applications.David LeffPDF


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