Bundle of draft manuscript lecture notes for lectures given by Pontecorvo during his research trip to the University of Shiraz in Iran

Scope and Content

Pontecorvo set up and taught a course on somatic cell genetics at Shiraz University in Iran. Bundle contains notes for 17 lectures given by Pontecorvo at Shiraz University from Feb-May 1974, covering topics such as Alternatives to sex , Aspergillus life cycle , Somatic segregation , Mutant strains and Plant cell fusion . Notes are annotated by Pontecorvo with corrections and notes for the blackboard.