John Kendrew, c. 1978, visits the site of the EMBL main laboratory in Heidelberg. Photo taken by Frieda Glockner (EMBL Archive / DE 2324 P-GLO)

Molecular biology as a force for peace

Historian Soraya de Chadarevian explores how EMBL’s first Director General shaped molecular…

By Sarah B. Puschmann

Lab Matters

John Kendrew’s legacy

“Without John Kendrew there would have been no EMBL,” wrote Ken…

By Rosemary Wilson

Lab Matters

John Kendrew with model of myoglobin in progress. © MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology

Reflections by Sir John Kendrew

In this interview from the EMBL Archive, Sir John Kendrew reflects on his time leading 'the…

By Mary Todd Bergman

Lab Matters


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