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Tony Cundell <[log in to unmask]>
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Sat, 12 May 2018 13:13:12 -0400
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Falkow died May 5th. He retired as a professor of microbiology at Stanford
University in 2005

The story of Boyer, Cohen and Falkow meeting for supper in a Honolulu deli
during a scientific conference of bacterial plasmids outlining the basic
idea for recombinant DNA technology on a paper napkin is described in this
ASM News article.

Falkow S.2001.I’ll have the chopped liver, please,or how I learned to love
the clone.ASM News67:555–59

Tony Cundell, Ph. D.
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