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"Myoglobin structure old material", 1956-1964

MS. Eng. d. 2204
Held at the Weston Library

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Miscellaneous material, sub-divided as follows:

"Chemical data". Tables and notes by Kendrew, correspondence with A.B. Edmundson on peptide analysis; this is an interesting record of work in progress at the bench sometimes "bad news", sometimes "booming success", on one occasion "paydirt". March 1960 - May 1964.

"S/C [side-chain] identification". Detailed notes and tables, drafts and revisions for lists. March 1960 - July 1964.

"Interactions etc.". Tables, diagrams, notes. December 1960 - May 1962.

"Sequence data". Annotated material and sequence data received from conferences December 1960, June 1961, correspondence and data from R. Hill March-August 1962.

"Homology". Notes, correspondence with Watson, mainly on homology of haemoglobin and myoglobin and probably related to collaborative paper "Comparison between the amino-acid sequences of sperm whale myoglobin and of human haemoglobin" Nature, 190, 1961. December 1960 - July 1963.

"Notes pre 6-Å Fourier". Early notes on heavy atom attachment in type A and also types B, D, C, F myoglobins. June 1956 - January 1958.

"Interpretation of 6-Å Fourier". Notes and diagrams, n.d.


  • Creation: 1956-1964


1 volume

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. d. 2204

Former reference:

NCUACS 11/4/89/C.117

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