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Correspondence with Jonathan Knowles, 1969-1980

Identifier: Coll-1255/2/13

Scope and Contents

The correspondence chiefly concerns Knowles' arrival at Beale's laboratory, the awarding of his PhD, his research at the Institute of Animal Genetics and his later work in France and Finland.


  • Creation: 1969-1980

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Open. Where noted, the researcher may be required to complete a Data Protection undertaking form. A small amount of material is restricted and cannot be produced.

Biographical / Historical

Jonathan Knowles joined Beale's laboratory in 1970 on a Medical Research Centre scholarship for Training and Research Methods. He remained for the next five years and developed techniques for micro-injections of mitochondria into living paramecia. Beale and Knowles also collaborated on a book, Extranuclear Genetics, published by Edward Arnold in 1978.


1 folder

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Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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