"On my return to Pasadena in the fall of 1948 I talked with Professor Corey about
the alpha helix and the gamma helix, and also with Dr. Herman Branson, who had come
for a year as a visiting professor. I asked Dr. Branson to go over my calculations,
and in particular to see if he could find any third helical structure. He reported
that the calculations were all right, and that he could not find a third structure."
Linus Pauling. "The Discovery of the Alpha Helix." September 1982.
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