Video 20: Frank Stahl, clip 5
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.
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."
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.
Lee Hartwell was one of the first to use yeast as a model system, and he identified many of the genes involved in the cell cycle.
Franklin Stahl during a recent interview at the University of Oregon, 1999.
Doug Hanahan refined transformation methods for DNA uptake into bacteria.