Nathaniel Comfort is professor of History of Medicine at Johns Hopkins University. His previous books include The Tangled Field: Barbara McClintock’s Search for the Patterns of Genetic Control, The Panda's Black Box: Opening Up the Intelligent Design Debate, and The Science of Human Perfection: How Genes Became the Heart of American Medicine. He is working on a biography of James Watson.
Heels: A New Account of the Double Helix
Nathaniel Comfort reviews Howard Markel's new book about Rosalind Franklin, "The Secret of Life."...