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By Eugene Goldwasser

Eugene Goldwasser (1922-2010) used to be born in Brooklyn, big apple. He graduated from the collage of Chicago, the place he additionally earned a PhD in biochemistry, and the place he remained as a college member for his whole profession. His long term undertaking of purifying the hormone erythropoietin (epo) was once a sign good fortune of natural technological know-how within the 20th century, and contributed on to the swift development of the biotech within the Eighties, whereas additionally supporting relieve the affliction of hundreds of thousands of sufferers anguish anemia as a result of kidney affliction, melanoma, and different health problems. between different awards, he bought The Prince Mahidol Medal of the dominion of Thailand, The French scientific medical Community’s “Tamis de Pepites Rouges,” election to the yankee Academy of Arts and Sciences, The Amgen Award of the foreign Society of Nephrology, and The Karl Landsteiner Memorial Award of yank organization of Blood Banks. He accomplished this memoir almost immediately earlier than his death.

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