Photosynthesis Research

, Volume 54, Issue 1, pp 1–3 | Cite as

Obiturary: A Remembrance of Melvin Calvin

  • Paul Loach


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Paul Loach
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  1. 1.Dept. Biochem., Mol. Biology & Cell. Biol.Northwestern UniversityEvanstonUSA

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