All About James Watson and Francis Crick

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All About James Watson and Francis Crick

  1. 1. ALL ABOUT JAMES WATSON AND FRANCIS CRICK
  2. 2. ChildhoodJames Watson Francis Crick• Born on April 6, 1928 • Born on June 8, 1916 • Studied magnetic and acoustic mining due to the war
  3. 3. EducationJames Watson Francis Crick• University of Chicago • B.Sc. Degree in physics• B.S. in Zoology from the University of College London• Indiana University • Gonville and Caius College
  4. 4. Experiments• Using past discoveries and models of DNA led to the idea that DNA is a double helix• First to make an accurate description of the shape of DNA• X-ray diffractions
  5. 5. DiscoveriesJames Watson Francis Crick• Structure of DNA • Structure of DNA• Tobacco Mosaic Virus • Genetic Code• Virus Construction • “Central Dogma” • Brain and Consciousness
  6. 6. AccomplishmentsJames Watson Francis Crick• Nobel Prize • Nobel Prize• John Collins Warren Prize • The Francis Crick Institute• Eli Lilly Award • Prix Charles Leopold Meyer of the French Academy of --Lasker Award Sciences --Research Corporation Prize • Award of Merit of the Gairdner• American Academy of Arts Foundation and Sciences • Warren Triennial Prize• Avoid Boring People Lecturer • American Academy of Arts and Sciences • Astonishing Hypothesis • What Mad Pursuit
  7. 7. Sourceshttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francis_Chttp://genome.wellcome.ac.uk/doc_WTD021051.htmlrickhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_D._Watsonhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tobacco_mosaic_virushttp://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1962/watson-bio.htmlhttp://www.nature.com/neuro/journal/v7/n10/full/nn1004-1027.htmlhttp://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1962/crick-bio.html
  8. 8. Photo Creditshttp://gracecurran.wordpress.com/page/2/http://www.discountmugs.com/nc/clipart/11496/graduation-cap-128http://www.clipartclipart.com/pages/110904-195121-829009.htmlhttp://www.achievement.org/autodoc/photocredit/achievers/wat0-001http://www.ssplprints.com/image/131983/nobel-prize-for-physics-1906http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/dr-maurice-hugh-fre/2011/12/07/gIQAKFMLdO_photo.html

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