New PDF release: A Bloody Long Journey: Erythropoietin (Epo) and the Person

By Eugene Goldwasser

Eugene Goldwasser (1922-2010) was once born in Brooklyn, manhattan. He graduated from the college of Chicago, the place he additionally earned a PhD in biochemistry, and the place he remained as a school member for his whole occupation. His long term undertaking of purifying the hormone erythropoietin (epo) was once a sign luck of natural technological know-how within the 20th century, and contributed on to the speedy development of the biotech within the Eighties, whereas additionally supporting relieve the pain of thousands of sufferers anguish anemia as a result of kidney disorder, melanoma, and different health problems. between different awards, he bought The Prince Mahidol Medal of the dominion of Thailand, The French clinical clinical Community’s “Tamis de Pepites Rouges,” election to the yank Academy of Arts and Sciences, The Amgen Award of the overseas Society of Nephrology, and The Karl Landsteiner Memorial Award of yankee organization of Blood Banks. He accomplished this memoir presently earlier than his death.

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