Francis Crick used the drug LSD during his career as a geneticist. He has stated that he was under the influence of LSD when he first discovered the double-helix structure of DNA i...
Francis Crick was 35 when he began working with fellow scientist James Watson to discover the makeup of DNA, the genetic code of life. In 1953 they came up with the now-famous double-helix model, and published their findings in the April, 1953 entry in t...
Name at Birth:
Francis Harry Compton Crick
June 8, 1916,
July 28, 2004
Francis Harry Compton Crick, OM, FRS (8 June 1916 – 28 July 2004) was a
British molecular biologist, biophysicist, and neuroscientist, most noted for being
Francis Harry Compton Crick was born on June 8th, 1916, at Northampton,
England, being the elder child of Harry Crick and Annie Elizabeth Wilkins. He has
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Francis Crick was the co-recipient of the 1962 Nobel Prize for Physiology or
Medicine, stemming from his discovery of the structure of DNA. Learn more at ...
Francis Crick (1916 - 2004) was one of Britain's great scientists. He is best known
for his work with James Watson which led to the identification of the structure of ...
As a theorist in a science based on experiment, Francis Crick, more than any
other single scientist, defined the field of molecular biology during its "classical ...
The name of British Nobel laureate Francis Crick (1916-2004) is inextricably tied
to the discovery of the double helix of deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) in 1953, ...
Biography of Francis Crick from Concept 19: The DNA molecule is shaped like a
twisted ladder, DNA from the Beginning.