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Diversity and Discovery by Sir Gustav Nossal

Diversity and Discovery - Sir Gustav Nossal

The remarkable advances in medical research between 1965 and 1996 coincided with the tenure of Director, Sir Gustav Nossal. As both a participant and keen observer, Nossal brings to life the exhilaration and the frustration of this revolutionary era in Diversity and Discovery: The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute, 1965-1996.

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Burnet BookletThe Power of One Idea: Burnet's Clonal Selection Theory

The story of Sir Frank Macfarlane Burnet and his theory of clonal selection which profoundly and forever changed the way that scientists all over the world understand the working of immunity. Note: This publication is no longer available in hard copy.

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Mastering Disease Through DiscoveryMastering Disease Through Discovery: Celebrating the Achievements of Professor Donald Metcalf

A celebration of the scientific research achievements of Professor Donald Metcalf on the occasion of his 80th birthday.

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