Journals Higher Education



Published: 31 August 2021

176 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780197531679

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A Hidden Legacy

The Life and Work of Esther Zimmer Lederberg

Thomas E. Schindler

  • Describes Esther Zimmer Lederberg's significant contributions to biology
  • Reveals how Lederberg's legacy has been obscured by her former husband's successes
  • Takes readers through the events that led to the discovery of bacterial sex in the Lederberg laboratory