Ahead of the Curve

A revealing portrait of one of the most important scientists of the last century reveals David Baltimore's groundbreaking work in molecular biology and, most recently, his search for an AIDS vaccine, as well as his involvement in the anti ...

Ahead of the Curve

A revealing portrait of one of the most important scientists of the last century reveals David Baltimore's groundbreaking work in molecular biology and, most recently, his search for an AIDS vaccine, as well as his involvement in the anti-war movement and his Nobel Prize.

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Ahead of the Curve
Language: en
Pages: 270
Authors: Shane Crotty
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-06 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

A revealing portrait of one of the most important scientists of the last century reveals David Baltimore's groundbreaking work in molecular biology and, most recently, his search for an AIDS vaccine, as well as his involvement in the anti-war movement and his Nobel Prize.
Managing Discovery in the Life Sciences
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Philip A. Rea, Mark V. Pauly, Lawton R. Burns
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-02 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Addresses in roughly equal measure the science and management behind several recent marketable biomedical innovations.
American Higher Education Transformed, 1940–2005
Language: en
Pages: 544
Authors: Wilson Smith, Thomas Bender
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-04-11 - Publisher: JHU Press

Wilson Smith and Thomas Bender have assembled an essential reference for policymakers, administrators, and all those interested in the history and sociology of higher education.
A to Z of Biologists
Language: en
Pages: 401
Authors: Lisa Yount
Categories: Biologists
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-01 - Publisher: Infobase Publishing

Profiles more than 150 scientists from around the world who made important contributions to the field of biology, including Claude Bernard, Alexander Fleming, Mary-Claire King, Ronald Ross, and Tetsuko Takabe.
A History of the Life Sciences, Revised and Expanded
Language: en
Pages: 520
Authors: Lois N. Magner
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-08-13 - Publisher: CRC Press

A clear and concise survey of the major themes and theories embedded in the history of life science, this book covers the development and significance of scientific methodologies, the relationship between science and society, and the diverse ideologies and current paradigms affecting the evolution and progression of biological studies. The