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Konrad Lorenz

Konrad Lorenz About Austrian zoologist, ethologist, and ornithologist who won the 1973 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine and is considered one of the founders of modern ethology. Other Informations He started a premedical curriculum at Columbia University in 1922 and studied at the University of Vienna in 1923. He released a number of well-known …

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Hakim Said

Hakim Said About Prominent researcher in Eastern medicine studies as well as a prolific writer of more than 200 books on a variety of topics. He is one of Pakistan’s most preeminent and widely cited medical researchers. Other Informations He started off as a junior researcher for Hamdard Waqf Laboratories. He founded Hamdard University in …

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Manuel Elkin Patarroyo

Manuel Elkin Patarroyo About Colombian pathology and immunology expert who attempted to create a synthetic vaccine for the prevention of malaria. Other Informations He earned his medical degree from the National University of Colombia and his PhD from Rockefeller University. His vaccine was shown to be mostly ineffective in Asia and Africa, but slightly useful …

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Louis Ignarro

Louis Ignarro About Known for his research in the field of pharmacology, he received the 1998 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his work on nitric oxide. In 1985, he joined the faculty of the University of California, Los Angeles’ School of Medicine. Other Informations He earned his Bachelor of Science and Doctor of …

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Harold Saxton Burr

Harold Saxton Burr About Medical professor who wrote the Blueprint for Immortality, which posits that the electro-dynamic fields of all living things control it’s development and health. His research later led to the ability to electrically detect cancer cells. Other Informations He attended Sheffield Scientific School at Yale University. He conducted research on cancer cells …

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Robert Nason Beck

Robert Nason Beck About Scientist of nuclear medicine who used radioscopy and collimators in his research on disease detection. The Positron Emission Tomography technique for detecting diseases that he first proposed in 1961 is still used today. Other Informations He served in the Navy before attending the University of Chicago, where he earned a B.A. …

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Stanley Stewart Davis

Stanley Stewart Davis About Pharmaceutics scholar who taught at the University of Nottingham and founded a pharmaceutical consulting organization called Cosmas-Damian. Other Informations He graduated from the University of London’s School of Pharmacy in 1964 and subsequently studied on a Fulbright Scholarship at the University of Kansas. His numerous scientific honors include The Eurand Career …

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Salvador Moncada

Salvador Moncada About Pharmacologist who is best known as the Director of the University College London’s Wolfson Institute. He made numerous discoveries related to nitric oxide function and metabolism and it was highly controversial when he was passed over for the 1998 Nobel Prize in medicine. Other Informations He earned a Ph.D. in Pharmacology from …

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Gertrude B. Elion

Gertrude B. Elion About Pioneer pharmacologist who was awarded the 1988 Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine for developing new drugs leukemia, gout, and malaria among others. She became the first woman to be inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame in 1991. Other Informations She earned her masters degree from New York University …

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Eli Lilly

Eli Lilly About Founder of Eli Lilly and Company, the first pharmaceutical organization to mass-produce penicillin. His chain of pharmacies eventually sold products in over one hundred countries. Other Informations He enlisted in the Union Army during the Civil War, eventually rising to the rank of Colonel and commanding a cavalry unit. He pioneered the …

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Don Catlin

Don Catlin About Scientist who is one of the founders of modern drug-testing. He has overseen testing for performance-enhancing drugs at all the Olympics held in the US since the 1984. Other Informations He received a bachelor’s degree in statistics and psychology from Yale University. In the 1990s, he began to offer the carbon isotope …

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Dennis McKenna

Dennis McKenna About Famous for his research in the fields of pharmacognosy and ethnopharmacology, this American scientist became a well known proponent of psychedelic medications and was one of the founders of the Heffter Research Institute. Other Informations After earning a botany degree from the University of Hawaii, he received a Ph.D. in the same …