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Video 27: Elof Carlson, clip 4

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Elof Carlson is Distinguished Teaching Professor at the State University of New York, Stony Brook. A geneticist with an interest in the history of science, Dr. Carlson was one of Hermann Muller's graduate students.
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hermann muller, elof, history of science, x ray, geneticist, mutations
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