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Myoglobin notebooks: preliminary work, 1954-1959

MS. Eng. d. 2132
Held at the Weston Library

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Miscellaneous work, subdivided into:

"Heavy atom - chemical work", including "Imidazole programme" (undated notes), "Isocyanide programme" (Kendrew's narrative and notes on progress 1954-1955), "Nitroso-compound programme" (narrative and notes 1955), "Dyes" (1955, by Dintzis and Bodo, re-examined 1959).

"Standard intensities", charts and calculations for finback whale myoglobin.

"Experimental", mainly on camera settings, correspondence, 1956.

"X-ray pictures", detailed charts and observations 1954-1957 on various types of myoglobin and ligands.

"Preparations", notes on preparation of king penguin, finback and sperm whale, 1955.


  • Creation: 1954-1959


1 item

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. d. 2132

Former reference:

NCUACS 11/4/89/C.38

Repository Details

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