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Susan Lindquist personal archives

Identifier: MC-0735

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Content Description

This collection contains laboratory research notebooks of Susan Lindquist produced prior to her position at Whitehead.


  • Creation: approximately 1975 to 2016


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open.

Conditions Governing Use

Access to collections in the Department of Distinctive Collections is not authorization to publish. Please see the MIT Libraries Permissions Policy for permission information. Copyright of some items in this collection may be held by respective creators, not by the donor of the collection or MIT.

Biographical note

Susan L. Lindquist, 1949-2016, earned a BA in Microbiology, University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana, 1971; a PhD in Biology, Harvard University, 1976. She was a post-doctoral fellow at the University of Chicago, 1976-1978; Assistant and Associate Professor, Department of Biology, University of Chicago; Professor, Department of Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology, University of Chicago, 1998-2001; investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, 1988-2001, 2006-2016; Professor of Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2001-2016; Director, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, 2001-2004, member Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, 2001-2016.


6.3 Cubic Feet (6 record cartons, 2 manuscript boxes)

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Materials are stored off-site. Advance notice is required for use.

Condition Description

Notebooks are labeled and contain DNA films associated with notes; do not take separate materials out of notebooks.

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