WorldCat Identities

Elion, Gertrude B.

Overview
Works: 38 works in 61 publications in 3 languages and 834 library holdings
Genres: Conference proceedings  History 
Roles: Editor, Honoree
Classifications: QD401, 616.39
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about  Gertrude B Elion Publications about Gertrude B Elion
Publications by  Gertrude B Elion Publications by Gertrude B Elion
posthumous Publications by Gertrude B Elion, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Gertrude B Elion
Purine and pyrimidine metabolism in man VII by International Symposium on Purine and Pyrimidine Metabolism in Man ( Book )
16 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first of two volumes comprising the proceedings of the June-July 1991 conference contains over 100 contributions grouped in sections on chemotherapy--historical development, cancer and AIDS treatment, analogue effects and metabolism, metabolic studies in cancer cells, pyrimidine analogues, hypouricaemic compounds, parasitic diseases, and enzyme replacement; gout and uric acid; and ATP depletion--biochemistry, xanthine oxidase and reperfusion injury, DNA repair, nucleoside transport, and adenosine receptors
The Need to know ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Questions what lies behind the historical reluctance to educate women and why women who did succeed have often been dismissed or ignored throughout history
Virus herpès et pensée médicale : de l'empirisme au prix Nobel ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in French and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Purine and Pyrimidine Metabolism in Man VII Part B: Structural Biochemistry, Pathogenesis and Metabolism by R. Angus Harkness ( )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fused pyrimidines by W. L. F Armarego ( Book )
2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Purines by John H Lister ( Book )
3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Teil 2
Quinazolines by W. L. F Armarego ( Book )
3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Teil 1
Purine and pyrimidine metabolism in man VII by International Symposium on Purine and Pyrimidine Metabolism in Man ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Special issue in memory of Gertrude B. Elion ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Purine and pyrimidine metabolism in man VII : [proceedings of the seventh international/third european joint symposium on purine and pyrimidine metabolism in man, held June 30-July 5, 1991, in Bournemouth, United Kingdom by International symposium on purine and pyrimidine metabolism in man ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Purine and pyrimidine metabolism in man VII ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Purine and pyrimidine metabolism in man VII by International Symposium on Purine and Pyrimidine Metabolism in Man ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Purine and pyrimidine metabolism in man VII ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Purine and pyrimidine metabolism in man VII : 7th International/3rd European joint symposium : Papers ( )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Wellcome-Burroughs discussion, Howard Schaeffer & Gertrude Elion ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This video contains 3 items, which all also exist separately: 1) Wellcome-Burroughs Fund - Round Table Discussions. 2) Dr Gertrude B Elion in Conversation with Dr Peter Williams. 3) Dr Howard Schaeffer in Conversation with Dr Peter Williams. For details of the contents of these items, please refer to their individual entries. Note that the first discussion actually begins over 10 minutes into the tape, after nearly eleven minutes of preparation (make-up, mic-up and sound-checks)
Dr Gertrude B Elion in conversation with Dr Peter Williams ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Interview with Dr Gertrude B Elion, who worked on anti-cancer agents and anti-viral agents at the Wellcome laboratories in the US. Dr Elion explains briefly how she came to work at Wellcome. She talks about her anti-cancer work at the small laboratory in Tacahoe and the subsequent larger, better-equipped one in North Carolina. After the arrival of Dr Schaeffer they began work on anti-viral agents. She suggests reasons why the Wellcome laboratories were so successful, emphasising the lack of pressure and the freedom they had. She laments that the bureaucracy of the FDA frustrates research now
Challenges and rewards of pharmaceutical research by Gertrude B Elion ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Gertrude B. Elion was an American biochemist and pharmacologist, and a 1988 recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Science lives women and minorities in the sciences ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A series of 13 taped radio programmes, each telling the story of an individual scientist who has broken through into the traditional, white male dominated, world of science in the United States. A troubled future is forecast for the scientific life of the United States unless it can continue to recruit new scientists. In order to fill the anticipated vacancies in the ranks of scientifically-trained personnel, Native Americans, Hispanics, African Americans and women are being encouraged, recruited and trained in the sciences
Discoverers awards by Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This publication identifies the scientists who have been honored by the PMA for their research in the development of pharmaceuticals through the years 1987-1992
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.45 (from 0.00 for Purine and ... to 1.00 for Science : ...)
Alternative Names
Elion, Gertrude Belle 1918-1999
Elion, Trudy B.
Elion, Trudy B. 1918-1999
Languages
English (59)
German (1)
French (1)
Covers