DNA Pioneer Francis Crick's Nobel Prize and Mementos to be Sold

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Post by Lurker on Mon Apr 08, 2013 10:57 pm

The descendants of Francis Crick, co-discoverer of DNA's double helix, are likely to receive a seven-figure sum from this week's sales of the late researcher's Nobel Prize and a handwritten letter describing the structure of the DNA molecule — but the geneticists who are carrying on Crick's legacy will win a dividend as well.

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DNA Pioneer Francis Crick's Nobel Prize and Mementos to be Sold Empty Update: Francis Crick's DNA letter to his son sells at auction for a record $6 million

Post by Lurker on Thu Apr 11, 2013 12:36 am

A 60-year-old letter in which biologist Francis Crick told his son about DNA's double-helix structure, weeks before the Nobel Prize-winning discovery was revealed to the world, sold at a New York auction on Wednesday for a record price of $6 million.

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DNA Pioneer Francis Crick's Nobel Prize and Mementos to be Sold Empty Crick's Nobel Prize medal sold for $2 million

Post by Lurker on Fri Apr 12, 2013 2:39 pm

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