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Experiment Eleven

dark secrets behind the discovery of a wonder drug
  • 278 Pages
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Walker & Co. , New York, N.Y
Forschung, Research Ethics, Fraud in science, Research, Pharmaceutical industry, Treatment, Streptomycin, Tuberkulose, Soil scientists, Patents, History, Microbiologists, Moral and ethical aspects, Pharmakotherapie, Law and legislation, Professional Misconduct, Antibiotics, Tuberculosis, Discoveries in science, Economic aspects, Biog
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Documents the discovery of the first effective cure for tuberculosis and the efforts of a Rutgers College student to reclaim credit for his work from the department director who was wrongly honored and awarded a Nobel Prize for the finding.

StatementPeter Pringle
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRM666.S73 P75 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 278 pages :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26434186M
ISBN 100802717748
ISBN 139780802717740
OCLC/WorldCa738346468

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Perfect for acing essays, tests, and quizzes, as well as for writing lesson plans. In his 11th experiment on a common bacterium found in farmyard soil, Schatz discovered streptomycin, the first effective cure for tuberculosis, one of the world's deadliest diseases.

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As director of Schatz's research, Waksman took credit for the discovery, belittled Schatz's work, and secretly enriched himself with royalties from the streptomycin patent filed by the pharmaceutical company Merck.

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