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By Eugene Goldwasser

Eugene Goldwasser (1922-2010) was once born in Brooklyn, manhattan. He graduated from the college of Chicago, the place he additionally earned a PhD in biochemistry, and the place he remained as a school member for his complete profession. His long term venture of purifying the hormone erythropoietin (epo) used to be a sign luck of natural technological know-how within the 20th century, and contributed on to the fast progress of the biotech within the Eighties, whereas additionally assisting relieve the discomfort of hundreds of thousands of sufferers agony anemia as a result of kidney affliction, melanoma, and different health problems. between different awards, he got The Prince Mahidol Medal of the dominion of Thailand, The French clinical 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 yankee organization of Blood Banks. He accomplished this memoir presently earlier than his death.

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