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Reminiscences of Eugene P. Cronkite, 1989

Creator: Cronkite, Eugene P.
Project: Hematology project.
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Phys. Desc. :sound file : digital preservation master, WAV files (96 kHz, 24 bit)
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note


Scope and Contents

Personal background; education at Stanford Medical School; early professional influences; military service; training in hematology; radiation research and Operation Crossroads; antibody research in marrow transplants; arrival at Brookhaven and development of program in human radiation biology; cancer research; life cycles of blood cells; granulocytes in humans; involvement with American Society of Hematology; growth of hematology as distinct discipline; professional collaborations; international affiliations; colleagues at Brookhaven; growth factors in DNA; links with Environmental Protection Agency and Dept. of Energy; stem cell research; AZT research


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Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1989

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