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Letter from Linus Pauling to Herbert Kahler. January 27, 1953.
Pauling writes to thank Kahler for providing his data on the diameter of DNA and to insure Kahler that a reference to this information has been included in Pauling and Corey's forthcoming publication on the structure of the nucleic acids.


27 January 1953

Dr. Herbert Kahler

National Institutes of Health

National Cancer Institute

Bethesda 14, Maryland

Dear Herbert:

Thanks for the letter. It arrived on the same day as our proof, and we have inserted a reference to your work.

We shall send you a reprint when they are available.

Sincerely yours

Linus Pauling:W

[handwritten annotation: "asked Kay to send nucleic acid paper"]

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