February 28th, 2003


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Fifty years ago today, scientists James D. Watson and Francis H.C. Crick discovered the double-helix structure of DNA, the molecule that contains the human genes. The revolutionary discovery in a Cambridge University laboratory led to Watson and Crick's being awarded the Nobel Prize in Medicine in 1962.

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