Papers of Ian Wilmut
Scope and Contents
The papers cover Wilmut's research on developing the first methods for the deep freeze storage of mammalian embryos, the mechanisms and biomedical applications of cloned and trangenic animals, investigating mechanisms in early embryo development and the reprogramming of body cells in regenerative medicine. The papers also relate to Wilmut's extensive public engagement and conference activities, particularly following the birth of Dolly the sheep in 1996. There is a little material relating to Wilmut's role as director of the Centre for Regenerative Medicine.
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
Conditions Governing Use
Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use and condition of documents.
8.4 linear metres (41 'A' boxes, 1 'D' box)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Papers of Ian Wilmut Coll.1320