Templates from Crick and Watson's DNA molecular model

Made:
1953 in England
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4 of 20 metal plates representing the pyrimidines cytosine and thymine, and 18 metal plates representing the purines,
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Two of 20 metal plates representing the pyrimidines cytosine and thymine, and 18 metal plates representing the purines,
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One of 20 metal plates representing the pyrimidines cytosine and thymine, and 18 metal plates representing the purines,
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One of 20 metal plates representing the pyrimidines cytosine and thymine, and 18 metal plates representing the purines,
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Metal plate representing a pyrimidine base. Used in the original Crick and Watson DNA model.
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Metal plate representing a pyrimidine base. Used in the original Crick and Watson DNA model.
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Metal plate representing a pyrimidine base. Used in the original Crick and Watson DNA model.
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20 metal plates representing the pyrimidines cytosine and thymine, and 18 metal plates representing the purines, adenine and guanine. Those with holes were used in Crick and Watson's original double helix model of DNA.

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Category:
Biochemistry
Object Number:
1977-300
type:
molecular model
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • visual and verbal communication
  • model - representation
credit:
Watson, Henry C.
status:
Permanent collection

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