Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:
Cancer : the second and final war, 1986-1986 : documentary film of Harry Mantel about government funding of cancer research
UNPROCESSED COLLECTION. Mr. Harry Mantel recorded and edited the seventy-four videocassette tapes on the documentary Cancer: The Second and Final War, 1985-1986. Transcripts and articles are included with the collection.
Dr. Frank Horsfall was a microbiologist with the Rockefeller Hospital from 1934 to 1960, after which he became Director of the Sloan-Kettering Institute for Cancer Research until his death in 1971. Collection contains correspondence, diaries, memoranda, drafts of articles, laboratory studies and notes, reprints, printed matter, and photos.
UNPROCESSED COLLECTION. Correspondence, governmental reports (published and unpublished), computer diskettes (5.25"). NP-9925 Volume I and II "Nagasaki atomic bomb damage"; NP-9923 Volume I "Physical damage Hiroshima Japan". Engineering reports, photos, elevation maps describing physical damage and human casualty caused by atomic bombs.
Dr. Harold Stewart became Chief of the Laboratory of Pathology, National Cancer Institute, in 1939, and was appointed chief of the Pathological Anatomy Department, National Institutes of Health, in 1954. He retired from NIH in 1969. Along with his longtime colleague Dr. Thelma Dunn, pioneered methods to induce cancer of the stomach and intestines in experimental animals.
Lederberg won the 1958 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine with Edward Tatum and George Beadle "for his discoveries concerning genetic recombination and the organization of the genetic material of bacteria." He was professor of genetics at Stanford University, president of Rockfeller University, and public servant to presidents, national groups, and governmental organizations.