Copy of a report on the work done by Pontecorvo in the Department of cellular and molecular Biology, University of Tehran

Scope and Content

Pontecorvo discusses running an intensive postgraduate course on somatic cell genetics, the organisation of a laboratory for cell cultures as tools in somatic cell genetics, his field work on the high altitude flora of the Elburz mountains and his visit to the Gorgans area to become acquainted with the field work on oesophageal cancer.