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Oral history interview with Viktor Hamburger, 1983.

Author: Viktor Hamburger; Dale Purves; Washington University (Saint Louis, Mo.). School of Medicine.
Publisher: 1983.
Series: Washington University School of Medicine Oral History Program.
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
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Hamburger discusses major points in his long career as an embryologist - his early work in Germany with Hans Spemann and the study of the organizer effect; his experience coming to the United States in 1932 as a Rockefeller fellow and staying on after Hitler's "cleansing of the professions" in Germany; joining the faculty of Washington University and his research there. Hamburger talks about his colleagues such as  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Oral histories
Named Person: Hans Spemann; Rita Levi-Montalcini; Stanley Cohen; Rita Levi-Montalcini; Hans Spemann
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Archival Material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Viktor Hamburger; Dale Purves; Washington University (Saint Louis, Mo.). School of Medicine.
OCLC Number: 62384993
Event notes: Interviewed by Dale Purves on June 30, 1983.
Description: Transcript : 34 leaves. sound recording : 1 audiocassette (approximately 80 min.) : analog. sound recording : 1 audiotape reel (approximately 80 min.) : analog.
Series Title: Washington University School of Medicine Oral History Program.

Abstract:

Hamburger discusses major points in his long career as an embryologist - his early work in Germany with Hans Spemann and the study of the organizer effect; his experience coming to the United States in 1932 as a Rockefeller fellow and staying on after Hitler's "cleansing of the professions" in Germany; joining the faculty of Washington University and his research there. Hamburger talks about his colleagues such as Rita Levi-Montalcini and their discovery of naturally occurring neuronal death, his work with Levi-Montalcini and Stanley Cohen on the discovery of nerve growth factor (NGF), and his study of animal behavior development and motility.

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