Person    | Male  Born 1929  Died 2008

Herbert R. Wilson

Categories: Science

Countries: Wales

Physicist. Worked on DNA X-ray diffraction studies 1953 at King's College London with Franklin, Gosling, Stokes and Wilkins.
Our picture shows, Left to right: Gosling, Wilson, Wilkins, Stokes.

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Herbert R. Wilson

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DNA at Kings

Near this site Rosalind Franklin, Maurice Wilkins, Raymond Gosling, Alexander...

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Franklin, Gosling, Stokes, Wilson, Wilkins

R. E. Franklin, R. G. Gosling, A. R. Stokes, M. H. F. Wilkins, H. R. Wilson ...

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