This edition: Dr. Gertrude B. ElionTweet
Original tape date: June 30, 1998.
Lou Massa speaks with Dr. Gertrude B. Elion, Scientist Emer. for the Glaxo-Wellcome Company. Dr. Elion talks about her work on cancer treatment. After a short history of her life and education, she talks about how her career sprouted and lead to a drug to help fight leukemia.
Dr. Gertrude B. Elion Scientist Emeritus , Glaxo Wellcome Inc.
Mr. Manning Marable Professor of Chemistry and Physics, Hunter College/CUNY