BBC RADIO 4: Today: Genetics and Francis Crick

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Francis Crick was the first person to explain how genes work – his Central Dogma lecture, which took place in London 60 years ago today, changed our understanding of biology and genetics. Professor Matthew Cobb is a scientist and historian at the School of Biological Sciences at the University of Manchester.

Period19 Sep 2017

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  • TitleGenetics and Francis Crick
    Media name/outletBBC Radio 4
    Media typeRadio
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Date19/09/17
    DescriptionFrancis Crick was the first person to explain how genes work – his Central Dogma lecture, which took place in London 60 years ago today, changed our understanding of biology and genetics. Professor Matthew Cobb is a scientist and historian at the School of Biological Sciences at the University of Manchester.
    URLwww.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b093hw8n
    PersonsMatthew Cobb

Keywords

  • genetics
  • Francis Crick
  • science history