Video 27: Elof Carlson, clip 4
Elof Carlson is Distinguished Teaching Professor at the State University of New York, Stony Brook. A geneticist with an interest in the history of science, Dr. Carlson was one of Hermann Muller's graduate students.
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The importance of Muller's paper on X-ray mutations, part 1.
The importance of Muller's paper on X-ray mutations, part 3.
Muller's views on eugenics.
Muller's reductionist approach to science.
Muller's construction and use of sex-linked lethals in Drosophila.
Hermann Muller received the 1946 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his work on mutations induced by X-rays.
A young Hermann Muller.
Hermann Muller in his lab in Austin.
Herman Muller induces fruit fly mutations. Seymour Benzer works with virus mutants ans proved only one nucleotide change can cause mutation.
Hermann Muller in Austin, circa 1920s.