Table of contents for The life of a virus : tobacco mosaic virus as an experimental model, 1930-1965 / Angela N.H. Creager.

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Preface ix
Abbreviations for Archival Sources xiii
1.  "Where Tobacco Mosaic Has Led Us" i
2.  Viruses Enter the Laboratory 17
3.  Crystals at the "Threshold of Life" 47
4.  That "Whirligig of Science": The Ultracentrifuge
    in Virus Research 79
5.  The War against Polio 141
6.  Viruses and Genes: Phage and TMV
    as Models 85
7.  Taking TMV to Pieces 249
8.  TMV as an Experimental Model 317
Bibliography 335
Index 383