Journal of Genetics

, Volume 96, Issue 5, pp 827–836 | Cite as

Janaki Ammal, C. D. Darlington and J. B. S. Haldane: scientific encounters at the end of empire

  • Vinita DamodaranEmail author


Right from the beginning, genetics has been an international venture, with international networks involving the collaboration of scientists across continents. Janaki Ammal’s career illustrates this. This paper traces her scientific path by situating it in the context of her relationships with J. B. S. Haldane and C. D. Darlington.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Centre for World Environmental HistoryUniversity of Sussex BrightonBrightonUK

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