DNA structure

1962 Medicine Nobel medal auctioned for $4.75 mn

Molecular biologist James D. Watson, the father of genetic science for his discovery of the structure of DNA, has auctioned the medal of his 1962 Nobel Prize for Medicine medal for $4.75 million at Christie's here.

Dec 05, 2014, 12:49 PM IST

Letter revealing DNA structure to be auctioned for 1.2 mn pounds

A letter detailing the structure of a DNA that Dr Francis Crick - one of the scientists who discovered it- wrote to his son is set to be sold for 1.2 mn pounds in an auction in New York on April 10.

Mar 24, 2013, 14:56 PM IST