Stanley, Wendell Meredith
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Stanley, Wendell Meredith



Autographed manuscript signed

Regular Price: CHF600.00

Special Price CHF419.00


Autographed manuscript signed, one page, 8,5 x 11 inch, 1942, a piece regarding viruses, apparently from a lecture, Stanley adds a few small sketches and diagrams throughout the text, written in pencil - signed and dated in dark ink W. M. Stanley 1942", with intersecting folds - otherwise in very fine condition. In parts: „A week ago I described the biochemical properties of viruses. Perhaps the most important general conclusion that may be deduced from the material ... is that virus activity is directly dependend upon the chemical structure of these high molecule weight nucleoproteins since the mutation of viruses to form new strains causing new diseases was found to be accompanied by structural change in the nucleoproteins such as for example, differences in the amount of a given amino acid component ...“

Additional Information

SKU 6001979
Profession American biochemist, virologist and Nobel laureate
Year of birth 1904
year of death 1971
Size in inch (1 inch = 2.5 cm) 8,5 x 11
Condition very fine
Type of Autograph quotations / manuscripts
Special Price CHF419.00