Development of ideas on the nature of viruses.

  title={Development of ideas on the nature of viruses.},
  author={Norman Wingate Pirie},
  journal={British medical bulletin},
  volume={5 4-5},
  • N. Pirie
  • Published 1948
  • Medicine
  • British medical bulletin
4 Citations
How Seeing Became Knowing: The Role of the Electron Microscope in Shaping the Modern Definition of Viruses
It is shown that electron microscopy functioned not only to provide evidence, but also arguments in facilitating a reordering of the world that it brought into the visual realm.
Untersuchungen über den Infektionsvorgang und die Wanderung des Tabakmosaikvirus im Pflanzenkörper
Daraus ist yon manchen Autoren (SAMUEL 1934; BENNETT 1940; K6HLER 1941, 1947) geschlossen worden, dal~ das Virus passiv in einer MassenstrSmung der Assimilate verschleppt wiirde.
Avery in Retrospect
The history of such a subject has great intrinsic interest, and often acts as a cautionary tale that should suggest that there are oversights and false assumptions at the present time.
The Mechanism of Antibody Production
  • C. Stallybrass
  • Biology
    Proceedings of the Royal Society of Medicine
  • 1950