Nobel Lectures in Physiology or Medicine 1971-1980

Nobel Lectures in Physiology or Medicine 1971-1980

by J. Lindsten
     
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789810207915
Publisher:
World Scientific Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date:
12/28/1992
Pages:
672
Product dimensions:
6.51(w) x 9.72(h) x 1.61(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface
1971 Earl W. Sutherland1
Presentation Speech3
Studies on the Mechanisms of Hormone Action5
1972 Gerald M. Edelman and Rodney R. Porter23
Presentation Speech25
Biography of Gerald M. Edelman29
Antibody Structure and Molecular Immunology31
Biography of Rodney R. Porter57
Structural Studies of Immunoglobulins58
1973 Karl Von Frisch, Konrad Lorenz and Nikolaas Tinbergen69
Presentation Speech71
Biography of Karl von Frisch75
Decoding the Language of the Bee76
Biography of Konrad Lorenz89
Analogy as a Source of Knowledge97
Biography of Nikolaas Tinbergen109
Ethology and Stress Diseases113
1974 Albert Claude, Christian De Duve and George E. Palade131
Presentation Speech133
Biography of Albert Claude137
The Coming of Age of the Cell143
Biography of Christian de Duve149
Exploring Cells with a Centrifuge152
Biography of George E. Palade173
Intracellular Aspects of the Process of Protein Secretion177
1975 David Baltimore, Renato Dulbecco and Howard M. Temin207
Presentation Speech209
Biography of David Baltimore213
Viruses, Polymerases and Cancer215
Biography of Renato Dulbecco229
From the Molecular Biology of Oncogenic DNA Viruses to Cancer232
Biography of Howard M. Temin243
The DNA Provirus Hypothesis245
1976 Baruch S. Blumberg and D. Carleton Gajdusek265
Presentation Speech267
Biography of Baruch S. Blumberg271
Australia Antigen and the Biology of Hepatitis B275
Biography of D. Carleton Gajdusek299
Unconventional Viruses and the Origin and Disappearance of Kuru305
1977 Roger Guillemin, Andrew V. Schally and Rosalyn S. Yalow355
Presentation Speech357
Biography of Roger Guilleman361
Peptides in the Brain, The New Endocrinology of the Neuron364
Biography of Andrew V. Schally399
Aspects of Hypothalamic Regulation of the Pituitary Gland with Major Emphasis on its Implications for the Control of Reproductive Processes405
Biography of Rosalyn S. Yalow441
Radioimunoassay: A Probe for Fine Structure of Biologic Systems447
1978 Werner Arber, Daniel Nathans Hamilton O. Smith469
Presentation Speeches471
Biography of Werner Arber475
Promotion and Limitation of Generic Exchange481
Biography of Daniel Nathans495
Restriction Endonucleases, Simian Virus 40, and the New Genetics498
Biography of Hamilton O. Smith519
Nucleotide Sequence Specificity of Restriction Endonucleases523
1979 Alan M. Cormack and Godfrey N. Hounsfieid543
Presentation Speech545
Biography of Allan Cormack549
Early Two-Dimensional Reconstruction and Recent Topics Stemming From It551
Biography of Godfrey N. Hounsfield565
Computed Medical Imaging568
1980 Baruj Benacerraf, Jean Dausset and George D. Snell587
Presentation Speech589
Biography of Baruj Benacerraf593
The Role of MHC Gene Products in Immune Regulation and Its Relevance to Alloreactivity597
Biography of Jean Dausset625
The Major Histocompatibility in Man - Past, Present, and Future Concepts628
Biography of George D. Snell643
Studies in Histocompatability645

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