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Wendell Stanley's dream of a free-standing biochemistry department at the University of California, Berkeley (1996)


Description “Stanley's and Sproul's endeavors to realize this vision [a free-standing biochemistry department] for life science at Berkeley illuminate the complex factors that made possible the growth of basic biochemistry in the United States after World War II.”

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Authors & Contributors
Seidel, Robert W.
Heilbron, John L.
Murray, Stephen Butler
Wheaton, Bruce R.
Griesemer, James R.
Varney, Robert N.
Journal of Historical Sociology
Physics Today
CERN Courier
Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists
Journal of the History of the Behavioral Sciences
Journal of the History of Biology
Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory and Office for History of Science and Technology, University California
University of California Press
University California Los Angeles, Brain Research Institute
University of Chicago Press
Virginia, University of
Vertebrate zoology
Universities and colleges
Science and society
Nuclear weapons; atomic weapons
Lawrence, Ernest Orlando
Stanley, Wendell Meredith
Grodzins, Morton
Alexander, Annie M.
Grinnell, Joseph
Sumner, James
Time Periods
20th century
20th century, early
North America: United States; Canada
British Isles
United States
California (U.S.)
University of California
Stanford University

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