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Pew Scholars in the Biomedical Sciences Oral History and Archives Project

Overview
Works: 7 works in 13 publications in 1 language and 7 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  History 
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Most widely held works by Pew Scholars in the Biomedical Sciences
Pew scholar in the biomedical sciences : Gregory S. Payne : by Gregory S Payne( )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Payne discusses his childhood and education at Ann Arbor, Mich.; scientist parents, student rebellion and interest in theater; graduate studies at University of California, San Fracisco, and his resesarch on tumor viruses, gene knockouts, among others; issues of laboratory management and teaching
Pew scholar in the biomedical sciences Beverly M. Emerson by Beverly M Emerson( )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Emerson discusses her childhood in Eugene, Oregon and her education at the University of California, San Diego and at the Washington University School of Medicine. She talks about her postgraduate work and the creation of her own laboratory at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies. Major topics covered in this interview include protein purification, gene cloning, gene transcription, transription factors, TATA boxes, chromatin structure, the construction of an in vitro transcription system, the locus control region, the Salk Institute and the status of women in scientific research
Pew scholar in the biomedical sciences : Charles M. Rubin : by Charles M Rubin( )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Rubin discusses his childhood in Deal, N.J., Jewish upbringing, racial tensions in high school; his education at the University of Pennsylvania and decision to pursue medicine; working with sick and handicapped children; research at Tufts in pediatric oncology, retinoblastoma; his move to the University of Chicago, marriage, and research in cancer treatments
Pew scholar in the biomedical sciences : Lester F. Lau : by Lester F Lau( )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Lau discusses his childhood in Hong Kong, and family move to Brooklyn; studies at the City College of New York, Purdue, and Johns Hopkins; differential hybridization; differential screening; genetics; laboratory techniques; peer and grant review; women and minorities in the sciences; Northwestern University Medical School; University of Illinois College of Medicine in Chicago
Pew scholar in the biomedical sciences Yusuf A. Hannun by Yusuf A Hannun( )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Hannun discusses his education at the University of Beirut; the civil war in Lebanon; the Palestine Liberation Organization; work with proteins; research and teaching at Duke University; oversupply of research scientists; women and minorities in science
Pew scholar in the biomedical sciences Ronald A. Milligan by Ronald A Milligan( )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Medical researcher Milligan discusses his Irish background; his research at Cambridge and Stanford; his career at Scripps Institution for Biological Research, La Jolla
Pew Scholar in the biomedical sciences : Jeffrey T. Holt : by Jeffrey T Holt( )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Holt discusses his background: interest in music, performing, comments on child-rearing, own family; Kalamazoo College, University of Michigan School of Medicine; residency at University of Rochester, and fellowship to National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute; career at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine since 1987: of specialization in pathology, training as a physician-scientist, comparative story of oncogenes in mice and humans, research on antisense fos gene, application for a patent for a topical antisense delivery system, and strategies for cancer research
 
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English (13)