The DNA of a phage was injected into the bacterial host, but the protein coat remained outside. The viral DNA directed the host to replicate the new phage viruses. Which scientist(s) are associated with this finding?
a. Hershey and Chase
b. Watson and Crick
c. Messelson and Stahl
e. Thomas and Walters
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