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NAME: Connor Murphy The Secret of Photo 51 1. Who was responsible for the famous X-ray photo? Rosalind Franklin 2. In 1962 the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to 3 men for their work on discovering the structure of DNA. Name them. James Watson, Francis Crick, Maurice Wilson 3. At an early age, Rosalind enjoyed memory games. 4. Rosalind won a scholarship to study physics & chemistry at Cambridge University. 5. After graduating from college, Rosalind studies coal & develops a better gas mask . 6. After the war she got a job at a prestigious lab in Paris , where she perfected her work in x-ray diffraction. 7. For fun, she was an avid hiker , taking trips to Norway, Wales & the alps . 8. The risk of her job was exposure to x-rays. 9. At 30 years old, she unwittingly joined the undeclared race to unravel the secret of DNA . 10. Avery’s experiments show that genetics characteristics of one organism can be transferred from one organism to another.

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