Minerva Scientifica Birthday Celebrations – Rosalind Franklin
25th July 2021
X-ray Crystallographer & Biophysicist
BORN 1920, Notting Hill, London
Rosalind Franklin (1920-1958) was the pioneering British crystallographer whose photo 51 revealed the double helix structure of DNA. Extraordinarily talented, she died tragically young, but had already carried out ground-breaking research that tackled our greatest modern challenge – viruses.
“Virus in molecular mode” by Frances M Lynch(composer) and Shelley James (artist) was created as part of the electric voice theatre centenary celebrations Happy Birthday Rosalind Franklin! Click Here to DOWNLOAD PDF of full Text
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Rosalind Franklin (1920-58)