Video 20: Frank Stahl, clip 4
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 his first meeting with James Watson and Matthew Meselson.
Recounting how the seminal "Meselson-Stahl" experiment was only performed 3 times, with one set of results discarded due to mislabelled tubes!
Describing how he first met Matthew Meselson.
Advice for young, aspiring scientists.
Comparing the early days of molecular biology research to today's informatics - heavy genome era.
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.
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.
How Meselson came to read the Watson and Crick paper, then think about ways to experimentally test how DNA replicates.