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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences (2007) 37 (suppl): 35–72.
Published: 01 March 2007
..., continuing anticipation of medical applications from radiation therapy contributed to the discovery of DNA repair. The story of the discovery of DNA repair illustrates how the gene was studied in the atomic age and illuminates its legacy for the postwar life sciences. I argue that it was through the...