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Of mice, men, and molecules

Author: John H Heller
Publisher: New York : Charles Scribner's Sons, [1960] ©1960
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book discusses projects and possibilities in basic biological research, and the need for its support, described by a research scientist for the layman with no background in science.
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Heller, John H. (John Herbert), 1921-
Of mice, men, and molecules.
New York, Scribner [©1960]
(OCoLC)599072949
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John H Heller
OCLC Number: 1100724
Description: 176 pages : illustrations, photographs ; 21 cm
Contents: The mid-twentieth-century physician --
"The new medicine" --
The New England Institute for Medical Research --
The reticuloendothelial system --
Sharks --
Mod and madness --
R.F. --
Electric eels --
The lethal molecule --
Help! --
Basic research and the national defense --
The future through a glass darkly.
Responsibility: by John H. Heller.

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This book discusses projects and possibilities in basic biological research, and the need for its support, described by a research scientist for the layman with no background in science.

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