Smithsonian museums continue to be closed to support the effort to contain the spread of COVID-19. Read a message from our director, and check our website and social media for updates.

Arthur Kornberg Symposium Poster

Arthur Kornberg Symposium Poster

<< >>
Usage conditions apply
Description (Brief)
This white poster features a red stylized image of DNA replicating and the signature of American biochemist Arthur Kornberg. It advertises the Arthur Kornberg Symposium in May 1988. The year marked the seventieth anniversary of Kornberg's birth. Kornberg is best known for his discoveries relating to the mechanism of DNA replication, including the first isolation of the enzyme DNA polymerase.
Currently not on view
Object Name
date made
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
overall: 50.8 cm x 76.2 cm; 20 in x 30 in
ID Number
catalog number
nonaccession number
See more items in
Medicine and Science: Biological Sciences
Science & Mathematics
Biotechnology and Genetics
Data Source
National Museum of American History
Nominate this object for photography.   

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.

Note: Comment submission on our collection pages is temporarily unavailable. Please check back soon!

If you have a question or require a personal response, please visit our FAQ or contact page.