Monthly Archives: August 2016


I remember Tony Curtis playing Houdini in an old movie. One particular scene struck me, I am paraphrasing here: “They will never be satisified!” He died shortly after that scene. Here is the movie: Reply to reader, 3/28/2017: Sorry for the late … Continue reading

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Masters and Slaves

Throughout my scientific career during and after my tenure at Ohio State University, I have promoted the concept of master origins of replication that are associated with tissue differentiation during embryonic development: see Studies on Eukaryotic DNA Superstructure (1988, page 221, pdf … Continue reading

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