Problem: What evidence did Watson and Crick have at their disposal (and also used) in 1953? Select all that apply. A) UV light absorption information B) fluorescent in situ hybridization data C) X-ray diffraction information D) base ratio information

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Rosalind Franklin and  Maurice Wilkins

: did x-ray diffraction studies on DNA

• consistent with helical structure

• consistent with a double-stranded structure

• 10 base pairs per turn

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What evidence did Watson and Crick have at their disposal (and also used) in 1953? Select all that apply. 

A) UV light absorption information 

B) fluorescent in situ hybridization data 

C) X-ray diffraction information 

D) base ratio information

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