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Untitled, 1958-1962

MS. Eng. d. 2214

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Miscellaneous notes, data, correspondence, etc. by Kendrew and collaborators. Earliest date 1958 but mainly 1960-1961, sub-divided but not always labelled, as follows:

Untitled, Kendrew's notes on "Cochran's Fourier Transform lectures", manuscript notes October 1961, correspondence on computer programs from C.L. Coulter 1961.

Untitled. Brief note on visitors to Unit September 1962.

Untitled. Contour maps for 6-Å Fourier, correspondence on Fourier transform, notes on "American trip" by Perutz, lectures by Brenner, Antonini, and on Fortran 1960-1961.

"Structure". Photographs of "Myoglobin 2-Å R1 model April 1960", of Fourier syntheses, and of helices. Electron density charts, haem group and special section diagrams with a letter from Watson on side-chains January 1961, miscellaneous notes by Kendrew some dated 1958.

"Amino acid comp." Notes and tables of various protein sequences 1958-1961.

"Journal". Project diary 3 February 1959 - 10 July 1961, intercalated with correspondence and notes from or to collaborators and various charts on "State of project". Mainly related to final stages of work and publication of paper on 2-Å model (Nature, 185, 1960), but also includes from 1 August 1960 plans to refine the resolution to 1.5-Å. Includes data or correspondence from Coulter, Dickerson, Phillips, L.H. Jensen.


  • 1958-1962


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MS. Eng. d. 2214

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NCUACS 11/4/89/C.127

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