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Copy letters, 1975-1976

MS. Bodmer 13 ( =Res.)

Subjects include:

  1. Folder 1: '17 April 1975-30 July 1975'. Mark Bodmer's working trip to Israel; use of foetal materials in research; medical genetics and the discovery of genetic markers which control predisposition to complex diseases; ankylosing spondylitis associations in Haida Indians ( =Res.)
  2. Folder 2: '4 Aug 1975-21 Jan 1976'. Proposed function for major histocompatibility; Jean Dausset and Paris HLA and Disease meetings; chromosome 6; preparations for the 7th International Histocompatibility Workshop, Oxford; bone marrow transplantation programme; John George Bodmer, nineteenth century inventor and railway designer (Walter Bodmer's great-great-grandfather); computer analyses carried out by Julia Bodmer; Gordon Hamilton Fairley; preparations with Luca Cavalli-Sforza for publication Genetics, Evolution and Man ( =Res.)


  • Creation: 1975-1976


1 box (2 folders)

Language of Materials

  • English

Conditions Governing Access



MS. Bodmer 13 ( =Res.)