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Gertrude Elion : Nobel prize winner in physiology and medicine

Author: Jenny MacBain
Publisher: New York : Rosen Pub. Group, 2004.
Series: Women hall of famers in mathematics and science.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A biography of the woman who used her understanding of chemistry to help develop medicines and who devoted her life to helping others.
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Genre/Form: Literature
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Named Person: Gertrude B Elion; Gertrude B Elion; Gertrude B Elion; Gertrude B Elion
Material Type: Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jenny MacBain
ISBN: 082393876X 9780823938766
OCLC Number: 50285519
Description: 112 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm.
Contents: Coming to New York --
College and beyond --
In the lab --
Helping the innocent --
Continuing to cure --
Retired and Rewarded --
Looking back.
Series Title: Women hall of famers in mathematics and science.
Responsibility: Jennifer Macbain.

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A biography of the woman who used her understanding of chemistry to help develop medicines and who devoted her life to helping others.

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