Video 20: Frank Stahl, clip 3
Frank Stahl is a Professor of Biology at the University of Oregon. His current research deals with characterizing and comparing the genetic recombination systems of yeast and coliphage.
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Describing how he first met Matthew Meselson.
Describing his first meeting with James Watson and Matthew Meselson.
On whether, upon completing their seminal experiment, Max DelbrÃ¼ck locked Meselson and Stahl in a cabin to force them to write up their results for publishing - how the great scientists are always looking to the "next result."
Comparing the early days of molecular biology research to today's informatics - heavy genome era.
Advice for young, aspiring scientists.
Franklin Stahl and Matthew Meselson invented the technique of density gradient centrifugation and used this to prove that DNA is replicated semi-conservatively.
Matthew Meselson and Franklin Stahl invented the technique of density gradient centrifugation and used this to prove that DNA is replicated semi-conservatively.
The three models of DNA replication - semi-conservative, conservative, and dispersive - and whether bias played a role in designing/interpreting the experiment.
Matt Meselson and Frank Stahl in Oregon on a walk in the Cascade Mountains, 1984.
Franklin Stahl during a recent interview at the University of Oregon, 1999.