Francis Crick

Standard Name: Crick, Francis

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Dedications Naomi Mitchison
The title alludes to Hitler's notorious Final Solution: a low point for genetic science. It is dedicated to James Watson , co-discoverer (with Francis Crick ) of the double helix in DNA.
The book...
Residence Elaine Feinstein
By the time the Feinsteins were married they were living in rooms above the bridge in Mill Road, Cambridge (where Arnold was now doing a PhD). Before their first son was born they moved to...

Timeline

25 April 1953
James D. Watson and Francis Crick published the results of their discovery of the three-dimensional structure of DNA, with the help of photographs taken by Rosalind Franklin and Maurice Wilkins .
10 December 1962
Francis Crick and Maurice Wilkins of Great Britain were awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, together with James D. Watson of the USA, for their work on DNA.
1975
Anne Sayre , in her biography Rosalind Franklin and DNA, set the record straight about Franklin's part in the Nobel-prize-winning research previously credited exclusively to James D. Watson , Francis Crick , and Maurice Wilkins .
29 July 2004
Francis Crick , one of the discoverers of the structure of DNA, died in California.
5 July 2007
Odile Crick , British-born artist who becme famous for her sketch of the structure of DNA, died at her home in California.