"...in the 1930s [Warren Weaver] had used the term molecular biology for the first
time in a report of the Rockefeller Foundation. I think Warren Weaver's usage was
quite significant. This was largely Warren Weaver's idea, that the time had come when
a more basic attack ought to be made on the problem of life, in the field of biology
Linus Pauling. Linus Pauling oral history interview, American Philosophical Society. March 1, 1971.
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